Posts Tagged ‘cyclone’

U.S. likely to withdraw Navy ships from coast of Myanmar

June 2, 2008

You can’t force help on people. Many more are expected to die from the effects of the May cyclone as the Burmese military government sits on its hands. Very sad.

Asked if the military junta there is guilty of genocide, Gates said, “I tend to see genocide more as a purposeful elimination of people, this is more akin, in my view, to criminal neglect.”

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