Originally Posted by BigRedChief
Do you think its just happenstance that Americans are rarely kidnapped anymore in Somalia? That message has been sent loud and clear.
The only ones that mess with us now are the gangs with loose Al-Quaeda ties.
I don't think it is at all. I know the Russians don't have any sympathy for them, either, and have seen the videos to prove it! There is no reasoning with them, so the only option is to make chum out of them and improve the fishing in the area.