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Thursday, January 12, 2006
Tes papiers !
Egypt won't let the French aircraft carrier Clemenceau through the Suez Canal unless the French can come up with some official document stating that the ship does not contain any hazardous materials (it's going to India to be taken apart once it has its asbestos ripped out). Oh, and Greenpeace ecoterrorists are now aboard the vessel poking about.