Excerpt: The brothers finished setting up, grabbed their head-sets, twiddled the knobs on their portable receivers, hit the record button and listened…
“Come in… come in… come in… Listen! Come in! Talk to me! I am hot! I am hot! Come in! What? Forty-five? What? Fifty? Yes. Yes, yes, breathing. Oxygen, oxygen… I am hot. This… isn’t this dangerous?”
The brothers looked nervously at one another. They only fully understood the Russian later when their sister translated for them, but the desperation in the woman’s voice was clear.
“Transmission begins now. Forty-one. Yes, I feel hot. I feel hot, it’s all… it’s all hot. I can see a flame! I can see a flame! I can see a flame! Thirty-two… thirty-two. Am I going to crash? Yes, yes I feel hot… I am listening, I feel hot, I will re-enter. I’m hot!”
The signal went dead.
"This week I saw the documentary "Space Hackers" on Dutch Television. (The documentary can also been seen in 6 parts on You Tube; just go to You Tube and search for Space Hackers). Max van Arnhem, The Netherlands"
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This surely can't help the PR war over there for us. And really in the end, that is the war we need to win. The Israel example has shown that it's pretty damn near impossible to end terror through military means alone I would say.