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Chile Rejects U.N. Court In
Old Bolivian Desert Border Dispute

Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial

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Posted By:PageTurner, 7/14/2014 3:33:55 AM

Globaloney: The United Nations´ International Court of Justice got a reality check this week when Chile rejected its jurisdiction over Bolivia´s claim to its northern coastline. It should be a precedent, given how irresponsible regimes are wrongly using the court to seek redress. ´I have made the decision to lodge an appeal against the ICJ´s authority to start with, by presenting preliminary objections on that court´s jurisdiction," Chile´s President Michelle Bachelet announced in a televised address Monday. "This decision is based on ... an unyielding defense of our territorial integrity and national interests. These interests are fully in line with the essential

Chile tells the UN to go pound sand.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Elvira, 7/14/2014 5:59:20 AM     (No. 9923271)

Now that´s some biting sarcasm #1 - GOOD JOB!! Of course it would sail right over a lo-fo´s head.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: kafir091101, 7/14/2014 7:33:35 AM     (No. 9923329)

I must admit that #1 had me going for a minute until I read #2´s post a second time.

I shouldn´t jump to conclusions after only the first two sips of coffee in the morning.

I should wait until I finish the whole cup before jumping!


PS: #1: That is a really, really good post. Congrats!!!!!!

PPS: I guess I should now go read the article.

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