August 28, 2009

... and the Brits Wonder Why They Are Still Over There.

Oooh errr...!

BBC NEWS | UK | UK Politics | US Afghan 'row' worries Ashdown
Lord Ashdown added that undermining the election could have disastrous consequences.

He said: "The effect of it could be to de-legitimise the whole process."


1 comment:

Bukko_in_Australia said...

Yes, far better to let a fake election result stand, and prop up a leader who wins by cheating, with a substantial minority of people angrily claiming it was stolen, than to have a "delegitimised" government. Where have I seen this movie before? I think it ended badly...

And this is the best the West can get after eight years of spending, fighting and dying. It's on the same time trajectory as Vietnam was, though.

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