Gunmen Take 170 Hostage at Radisson Hotel in Bamako, Mali

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  1. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

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    Here we go again

    The raid on the hotel, which was popular with foreigners and used by airline crews, comes a week after attackers killed 129 people in Paris.

    In response, France announced the immediate dispatch of 50 elite counter-terrorism police to the country.

    Mali army commander Modibo Nama Traore told The Associated Press that gunmen stormed the hotel shouting "Allahu Akbar," or "God is great," in Arabic before firing on the guards and taking hostages.

    The hotel's owner said it was working to establish the names and nationalities of those taken.

    "They have locked in about 140 guests and about 30 employees," a spokeswoman for the Carlson Rezidor group, told NBC News. "So the hotel is locked down and there is no possibility to go out or come in."
     
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    I imagine most of the hostages dark skinned.... don't expect wide interest or outrage
     
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  3. Boomer

    Boomer Who is your daddy and what does he do?

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    Already a thread on this.
     
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    Howard got the tapes back. :shitcoffee:
     
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    Okay, first things first ... where the fuck is Mali?
     
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    greenchiclets Well-Known Member VIP

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    Exactly, like if someone said "you're going to Bamako, Mali" I'd be like [​IMG]
     
  7. BrerJimmy

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    Who the fuck expected Mali to have a Radisson?
     
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    [​IMG]
     
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    wonder if she gives good blow jobs
     
  10. Head Censor

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    Has Kerry remarked on the "legitimacy" of this attack yet?
     
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    Google Maps says "No route found" from current location to Bamako so I feel better.
     
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    that made me skusch back in my chair
     
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    I know...what a fool
     
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    More orphans for Madonna and Angelina...
     
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    Just remember:
    Bush - 50.7%
    Kerry - 48.3%

    That's how close we came to getting hit with that bullet.
     
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    SouthernListen Seek truth, not confirmation of your opinions VIP

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    So, Southern Baptists?
     
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    SouthernListen Seek truth, not confirmation of your opinions VIP

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    On the greatest continent on earth.
     
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    I dont see this shit stopping in the near future do you
     
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    The letter T ?