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Switzerland Invades Liechtenstein! Troops Forget Ammo And Retreat

Switzerland Invades Liechtenstein! Troops Forget Ammo And Retreat

Mar 2nd, 2007, 04:43 PM
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Switzerland Invades Liechtenstein! Troops Forget Ammo And Retreat

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Well they claim it was an accident but I'm not buying it . Regards, Walter
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Mar 2nd, 2007, 06:21 PM
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I loved this story!
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Mar 2nd, 2007, 06:25 PM
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I went through Liechtenstein once and didn't even realize it.
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Mar 2nd, 2007, 06:48 PM
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That's nothing TravMimi. We spent a night in Liechtenstein once and didn't even realize it. The only thing the place is famous for is its postage stamps. I think Liechtenstein is German for "lickthemstamps".
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Mar 2nd, 2007, 06:52 PM
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We had to turn around and go back so we could pay 3 bucks to get our passport stamped.
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Mar 2nd, 2007, 07:24 PM
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I think it is one of the few countries through which trains travel but never stop anywhere!
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Mar 3rd, 2007, 01:03 AM
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That's pretty funny. I'll have to see if it's in our local papers. I can't imagine there will be any repurcussions. They were probably all playing cards on the train and forget to get off at the right stop.
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Mar 3rd, 2007, 01:40 AM
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Just got the paper. Not one word about the "invasion".
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Mar 3rd, 2007, 04:07 AM
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Thanks for the info, PL.

Others might laugh at this, but in this post-9/11 world, we can't be too careful.

This "accident" is probably the advance scouting units of fundamentalist Swiss fanatics planning the invasion of a small neighboring country a la Iraq's invasion of Kuwait.

NATO must immediately investigate.

This incident must be brought to the attention of the UN Security Counsel.

US European forces should be put on alert before we we have another Kosovo on our hands.

Alors! Aux Armes!

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Mar 3rd, 2007, 05:59 AM
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What does it have to do with NATO?

Neither Switzerland nor Liechtenstein is member.

BTW, Liechtenstein didn't join the UN until 1990 as its 160th member, and Switzerland 2002 at its 190th.
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