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Omran Daqneesh

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Omran Daqneesh

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You can't see it in this image but you know they're there; the big question marks above this boy's head, the ones that are saying "I don't understand this, I was sleeping 5 minutes ago; what's happened? Where are Mum and Dad? What is going on?" I'm the first to admit that this brought tears to my eyes when I saw it on the news. But what can I do about it; Nothing, because no one seems to listen to common sense in Syria, it's quite saddening to be honest.

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For me Martin Rowson of The Guardian summed it up brilliantly.

None of us are innocents in this, none of us and the sooner we disengage and stop bombing the c**p out of these people the better.

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/picture/2016/aug/18/martin-rowson-on-syrian-airstrikes-car...

 

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This made me sad Sad Poor little guy.

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Problem is this is not a one off !

It happens every day !  fortunately we dont see it too often.

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".....fortunately we don't see it too often"
 
Perhaps we should. The horrors of war and all that but a war we have no business in?
I wonder how the fighter pilots feel when they see such images. 
 
 
 
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When I see a picture like that it makes me SO angry Angry

His entire life has been in a war zone.

If he was brought to the UK he would probably spend many months looking round corners and watching the sky.

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No normal person could look at these photographs and not be affected by them.

One day this war will end but how many more innocent people will have to suffer in this way before it does ?

Do those responsible not have children ? Do they not ask themselves how they would feel if it was their children in these photographs.

 

 

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Trouble is now soo many countries have a finger in this war Sad  its hard to know where to start to bring it to a end .

My View is for a start President  Bashar Hafez al-Assad   has to go !!!

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Agree he has to go.

We know where he is and we have the means of getting rid of him quite easily.

Is his life of more value than the life of a single child or innocent person.

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You've got that right.

If this 2015 report from CNN is to be believed over 60 nations are involved in the anti-ISIS coalition. Crazy, confused, and utterly pointless as take out Assad and what do we have left but another Libya, another Iraq, and another Afghanistan. 

http://edition.cnn.com/2014/10/06/world/meast/isis-coalition-nations/

One year on from this and innocent people are still being put through the grinder. 

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The President’s life is worth just as much as any Man, Woman or Child on this planet. However, when as a result of this life it inflicts pain and suffering on thousands then the time has to come to decide if ending it would put a stop to the suffering. If this then turns out to be the case then it should be considered as an option. How different would the world be now if Hitler were assassinated prior to WWII.

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These days it should be much easier to target a single individual with all the technology we have at our disposal plus weapons that are more distructive than ever, ie: Bunk busting bombs.

Hard to know the eventual outcome of this war irrespective of what we do but few seem to understand that no matter what the outcome no one wins in a war.

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This war was started by Assad by  a crackdown Sparked on April 29th in the town of Daraa by a group of 13 year old boys who wrote on the side of their school "The Government must go!",

http://www.iamsyria.org/conflict-background.html

If he wasnt there it may have never happend !!

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