Lukashenko outraged by Gaddafi's treatment

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Nov. 4, 2011, 8:08 p.m. | Russia and former Soviet Union — by Interfax-Ukraine

Alexander Lukashenko has harshly criticized the killing of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi and branded as aggression NATO's operation against Libya.

Grodno, Nov. 4 (Interfax) - Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has harshly criticized the killing of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi and branded as aggression NATO's operation against Libya. "Aggression has been committed, and the country's leadership, not only Muammar Gaddafi, has been killed. And how was it killed? Well, if they had shot him in a battle, it's one thing, but they humiliated and tormented him, they shot at him, they violated him when he was wounded, they twisted his neck and arms, and then they tortured him to death. It's worse than the Nazis once did," Lukashenko said in reply to a question from Interfax on Friday.

Radical Islamists are playing an increasingly significant role in Egypt and Tunisia, whose leaders were recently overthrown, Lukashenko said. "Everything will be even worse in Libya, because it has colossal deposits of resources, and everyone has rushed there to grab those riches," he said.

In addition, some people "not very acceptable to the West" are likely to come to power in Libya, Lukashenko said. "And they [the Western countries] won't be able to govern here. They shot themselves in the foot," he said. The events in Libya are "an act of vandalism of the 21st century. Things like that should not happen," Lukashenko said. "This shows the face of the so-called teachers of democracy. Do you need such democracy?" the Belarusian leader said addressing the journalists interviewing him
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Anonymous Nov. 4, 2011, 8:41 p.m.    

You're next, asshole!

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Anonymous Nov. 4, 2011, 9:05 p.m.    

Noooo, Proffessor Viktor should come first, then Lukashenko, and finally Rasputin.

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Anonymous Nov. 5, 2011, 3:28 a.m.    

Sounds good.

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Anonymous Nov. 5, 2011, 5 p.m.    

How about Herman Van Rumpoy? or Barraso?

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Anonymous Nov. 4, 2011, 10:08 p.m.    

Great speech, comrade Lukashenko ! US's Libya aggression, Gaddafi killing once more are proving they of course can be compared with Nazis, more clearly we can refer US a country of beasts ! A typical country does not respect defeated country's main leader as a human ! We rarely had seen such fact in world history too ! Shame to US !US's Gaddafi killing is a Shame to human world !

World communist Anti-west news forum ! All are welcome to join us!

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Anonymous Nov. 4, 2011, 10:35 p.m.    

The assignation of Gaddafi was wrong. He had surrendered and was brutally murdered without trial or justice. Those that claim they are liberators seeking democracy, rule of law and justice and then celebrate the achievements of the Lynch mob and not true believers in democratic civil society. Justice must be seen to be done not just delivered. If the enemy has surrendered then they should be protected and tried for their transgressions. Two wrongs do not make a right. what happened to Gaddafi after his capture was a war crime in itself and those responsible should be held to account.

In the same way it would have been better for Bin Laden to have faced trial then to be summarily executed by the US invading army. Instead it has sent the message that the US are not liberators but barbaric unjust conquerors. In the future it will be a die before surrender warfare.

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Anonymous Nov. 4, 2011, 10:45 p.m.    

Yes the vacuum of authority left behind may prove to be more troublesome then first thought. Only time will tell. The liberation of Libia was more about Oil then freedom and democracy. Those that celebrate the brutal execution of a prisoner without trial feed off the frenzy of blood lust emotions. Saddam was tied for his trangressions before they hung him. Gaddafi should also have faced trial as should had Bin Laden. Political assignation is now sanctioned as a legitimate weapon of war alomng woth terrorist attacks and NATO invasions.

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Anonymous Nov. 4, 2011, 11:11 p.m.    

Lukashenko is being very shrill as he thinks he could be next for the 'Gadhaffi treatment'.

I'm assuming that Yanukovych is a bit worried as well....hence the accusation of protesters buying guns! LOL !

Two putz's!

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Anonymous Nov. 5, 2011, 2:16 p.m.    

The one guest who makes it out to look like the U.S. send the entire U.S. Army to kill Bin laden is completely wrong. It was a special ops team that went in to captured the tyrant but in the ensuing fire fight the target was kill. It really does not make much of a difference since Bin Laden was wanted dead or alive. The world may be better off that the man is gone for good now and he paid the price for the thousands that died on on the attack on the Twin Towers in New York. The attack on the Twin Towers was an act of terrorism and the U.S. had every right in accordance with international law to go after the coward who planned the attack. In the case of Gadhaffi, when the tyrant continuously murder and torture his own people, than there is so much that people can take and they will take revenge upon such a criminal. It is a fair warning to both Lukashenko and Yanukovych, people will only take so much and they will seek revenge. Such tyrants become paranoia and for good reason because they know exactly what their crimes against their countrymen can do to peaceful loving people.

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Anonymous Nov. 5, 2011, 3:58 p.m.    

And WE are outraged by YOUR treatment of dissidents in Belarus, Aleksandr!

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Anonymous Nov. 5, 2011, 4:59 p.m.    

The dissidents that are funded by Brussels and the CIA?

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Anonymous Nov. 6, 2011, 4:54 p.m.    

There is no such thing as democracy in any western country anymore. The USA is being flooded with nonwhite imigrants both legal and illegal turning the once great USA into a brown third world country. White european americans did not vote to have there country turn into a brown third world hell hole. This is proof that there is no democracy in the USA. This next scripture describes the USA today. The IRON is the white european american. The clay/mud is all the nonwhite races. READ DANIEL 2:43.

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