Ugandans sue Britain over colonial-era crimes

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by flamingo, Feb 2, 2010.

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  1. OK, first parade the outrage bus..

    http://www.rte.ie/news/2010/0202/uganda.html
     
  2. would be suprised if they win and claim the money
     
  3. So in 6 years the British disposed of 2,350,000 of the Buganda?
    Thats roughtly 1,075 a day, every day. Is there a historical record of ammunition usage for the period in that region???

    Just shows how much of a soft touch the world see's us as these days doesn't it?
     
  4. As General MacArthur said, "Old soldiers never die they just fade away".
     
  5. You would like to think so, but I would not hold your breath!!!!
     
  6. No problem
    The one eyed idiot will write a cheque from one of his fantasy bank accounts.
     
  7. maguire

    maguire LE Book Reviewer

    'it might be a while before the defendants can appear in court your honour... we're still havent finished exhuming them yet. And to be honest, the ones we have dug up arent saying much either.' :(
     
  8. FFS oh hang on Cardiff council are sueing the descendents, of Owain Glyndwr, and Boris Johnson is sueing the people of Norwich for burning Londineum
     
  9. We need some eye witness testimony.
     
  10. Even if they won........ £300Bn!!!!!!

    FFS! Where the hell do they expect us to find that sort of money? WE'RE FUCKING BROKE!!!
     
  11. I know this bloke in Uganda who has 308bn but he neds to put it through a UK account.
     
  12. Maybe HMG will ask if they can pay it at £10 a week?
     
  13. Did we ever claim against Germany for damage and losses caused by the 2nd World War?



    Maybe we should...
     
  14. Oh, and can we sue the USA for stealing our land in 1776?