Another school shooting in Finland, a country with one of the highest rates of gun ownership.
But wait, it only happened because there weren’t enough people with guns to stop him earlier.[/quote]
Police came about 10 minutes after they were called, Varmola said. “It took two hours to get this situation ended,”
Saari, 22, died Tuesday afternoon from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head
Police had interviewed and released Saari on Monday after he allegedly posted violent videos on YouTube, authorities said.
Sorry to burst your bubble but the police were completely useless. The only thing that could have saved lives would have been his victims shooting back.
Finland has a high rate of gun ownership because they live next door to a large militarily powerful country that has a long history of invading it’s neighbors and killing millions. Thousands died in Georgia very recently.
Guns are not the only weapons that can be used to try and kill people. Cars make good weapons too. Twice this week cars have been used to try and kill large numbers of people.
Another vehicular terrorist Qassem Mughrabi injures 23 Israelis in Jerusalem Monday
September 23, 2008, 6:13 PM (GMT+02:00)
Some are still in hospital, one, a girl soldier is in serious condition. The terrorist, after crashing his black BMW into a group of soldiers and civilians in downtown Jerusalem Monday night, Sept. 22, was shot dead by Lt. Elad Amer, an artillery officer. The soldiers were trampled on the sidewalk, heading on foot to the Western Wall for prayers before the New Year festival next week. The killer Qassem Salah Mughrabi came from the southern Jerusalem suburb of Jebel Mukaber.
Defense minister Ehud Barak says the legal obstacles to demolishing the homes of terrorists resident in Jerusalem must be overcome as the most effective deterrent for terror. In the last seven months, Palestinian terrorists have struck in the capital six times, twice using earthmovers to mow down high street traffic. They left 15 people dead and hundreds injured. The High Court has restricted punitive measures.
On the West Bank, an Israeli soldier at the Hawara checkpoint south of Nablus lost the sight of one eye when a Palestinian woman threw acid on his face.
Military sources report the easing of counter-terror measures for Ramadan has generated a proliferation of Palestinian attacks.
Should cars be banned? They can be used as weapons and global warming may kill millions.