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    Default Should the Kenyans take prisoners?

    Terrorists have decided to make the spree killing mall assaults of the US their latest tactic around the world first Mumbai and now in Kenya, do you think that the Kenyan security forces who are retaking the mall at the moment should take any prisoners or just kill every one of the terrorists they find there?
    All for ourselves, and nothing for other people, seems, in every age of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.
    Chapter IV, p. 448. - Adam Smith, Book 3, The Wealth of Nations

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    Don't expect any of them to be taken alive, whether they try to surrender or not.
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