18 May 2010


We do not negotiate with... oh, never mind...

"A French court has ordered the release of an Iranian convicted for the 1991 murder of Iran's ex-Prime Minister Shapour Bakhtiar."
Funny how this stuff actually works.


Anne in sw ON said...

Why negotiate when you can save time and effort by simply giving in? Certain governments know this and plan for it in their tit for tat kidnap strategy: "We've got what you want; you know what we want."

Neo Conservative said...

unfortunately, as the parent of any small child is all-too aware... you don't solve anything by rewarding bad behaviour.

this ends up being pay me now... AND pay me later.