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Jock Wrote:
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> [url=https://www.cnn.com/2018/11/26/politics/custo
> ms-border-protection-tear-gas-san-diego-tijuana-sa
> n-ysidro/index.html]Turnip Denis Tear Gas Used On
> Legitimate Refugees Despite Tear Gas Being Used on
> Legitimate Refugees[/url]
>
> Nothing like watching the US military being
> complicit in a War Crime and an Atrocity to make
> your morning coffee seem perky!

Nope. Not a war crime. Because the use of tear gas is legal by US police and US federal authorities. Note the "military" did not participate. However, due to a 1975 executive order, the US military is allowed to use tear gas for "defensive purposes", even though the US became a signatory to the UN convention in 1997 (not 1993). The US Senate specified that provision at the time of signature in 1997, and they have prohibited any presidents since then from changing US law to remove that provision.

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Subject Views Written By Posted
American Military Complicit in War Crime 443 Jock 27-Nov-18 07:16
Re: American Military Complicit in War Crime 107 Jock 27-Nov-18 07:16
Just Disinformation 108 adequatedane 27-Nov-18 11:25
Re: Just Disinformation 107 Sirfiroth 27-Nov-18 15:50
Re: Just Disinformation 101 adequatedane 27-Nov-18 16:53
Re: Just Disinformation 152 solaremp 27-Nov-18 17:42
Mod Note > Jock 158 Dr. Troglodyte 27-Nov-18 18:30
Re: Mod Note > Jock 106 Jock 29-Nov-18 19:07
Re: American Military Complicit in War Crime 107 Archaic 27-Nov-18 18:49
Re: American Military Complicit in War Crime 152 Warwick 27-Nov-18 20:21
Nope 109 Race Jackson 29-Nov-18 23:41
Re: Nope 96 Jock 30-Nov-18 00:52
Re: Nope 133 adequatedane 30-Nov-18 04:40
Re: Nope 136 Jock 30-Nov-18 08:32
Re: Nope 114 ldennyjr 30-Nov-18 15:29
Re: Nope 125 WhoWeird 30-Nov-18 16:21
Re: Nope 136 ldennyjr 30-Nov-18 22:48
Puerile Post 140 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 18:09
Re: Puerile Post 143 Jock 30-Nov-18 20:52
Truth hurts! 122 Sirfiroth 30-Nov-18 23:21
Yeah Keep Showing off that Ignorance 119 adequatedane 30-Nov-18 23:45
French Police Use Tear Gas Against Yellow Vest Movement 144 Race Jackson 01-Dec-18 16:04


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