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Execution of Islamic Extremist (no graphic photos)

Convicted of capital murder of 5 people in Somalia.

Ole fashioned firing squad. The convict allegedly resisted furiously and had to be roped with like 2 miles of rope.

Story here: http://nypost.com/2016/04/11/islamis...-firing-squad/








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Not like the french general that commanded his own firing squad
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Looks like none of the troops have their boots laced.
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Looks like none of the troops have their boots laced.
Final act of disrespect for the convict?
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Not like the french general that commanded his own firing squad
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Thats prety funny but the truth was


"Soldiers, when I give the command to fire, fire straight at my heart. Wait for the order. It will be my last to you. I protest against my condemnation. I have fought a hundred battles for France, and not one against her ... Soldiers, fire!"

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Oh I know,

Michel "trou de cul de mon cheval" Ney is somewhat of a folk hero in these parts,

not usually credited with much of a sense humour though
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What is the point/goal of this thread?
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What is the point/goal of this thread?
Sharing latest events and photos from Africa.

Are you looking for a flame war? Flame wars are in the "Russia" section.
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Are you looking for a flame war? ....
I can't believe you actually asked that question.
Here, of all places.

And I wonder too, 5 huge pics of nothing much, there go another 3 minutes I won't be getting back.
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He seems to be quite a 'well fed' extremist....doubt he has featured in training/recruitment videos for quite a while......
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