I hope those nuns have seen the move Midnight Express. They're about to get an up close and personal look at how other countries' judicial systems handle idiot.
George Bush's friends are setting us back DECADES in terms of world public opinion, not to mention this is the kind of arrogance and filth that breeds terrorism. Letting people starve because they don't want to convert to Christianity? Oh, and yes, we don't know if the Christian group is American. But please, I'll bet you if they aren't American, they're connected to an American evangelical group.
Rage and fury has gripped this tsunami-hit tiny Hindu village in India's southern Tamil Nadu after a group of Christian missionaries allegedly refused them aid for not agreeing to follow their religion.
Samanthapettai, near the temple town of Madurai, faced near devastation on the December 26 when massive tidal waves wiped it clean of homes and lives.
Most of the 200 people here are homeless or displaced , battling to rebuild lives and locating lost family members besides facing risks of epidemic,disease and trauma.
Jubilant at seeing the relief trucks loaded with food, clothes and the much-needed medicines the villagers, many of who have not had a square meal in days, were shocked when the nuns asked them to convert before distributing biscuits and water.