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    Madeleine McCann 3 year old missing in Portugal - Part 7

    I removed part 6 due to some heated post. I'm WARNING everyone right now get a grip on it or this thread will be totaly closed and timeouts will be given.

    PART 6
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    Hi everyone, I think I had something to do with the other thread being closed, if so, am very sorry. I only want Madelaine to be found safe and well.

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    I will be moving thread #6 back once I review it and delete any post that may be needed to be deleted.

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    I just have one question before I post on this thread: was the "attack" by WSer's to other posters or by WSer's to the McCann's?

    I wouldn't attack other WS'ers but I have a few choice thoughts about the McCann's. Just want to be clear before I say anything! TIA.

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    Thankyou Windchime, I personally do not feel like I was attacking, but if that is how it came across, I deeply apologise.

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    Windchime and everyone.
    I'm sure I agreed to a TOS when I signed up for WS, but that was long ago and I perhaps don't know whats permitted here and whats not. I personally didn't see any personal attacks. I'm wondering if there is a TOS I can read thats specific about whats permissable to discuss and how much its permissable to "argue about our opinions".

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    Just so that our members now I TOTALLY AGREE WITH YOU I have one page left to read and so far I DO NOT FIND ANY OF YOU ATTRACTING the family of this precious little girls family. IMO What these parents did is wrong it's against the laws to leave your your young children alone at any time let alone taking them on vacation to a strange country and while your out at night wining and dining and having a hay old time you leave your children alone with the doors unlocked.

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    Quote Originally Posted by WindChime View Post
    Just so that our members now I TOTALLY AGREE WITH YOU I have one page left to read and so far I DO NOT FIND ANY OF YOU ATTRACTING the family of this precious little girls family. IMO What these parents did is wrong it's against the laws to leave your your young children alone at any time let alone taking them on vacation to a strange country and while your out at night wining and dining and having a hay old time you leave your children alone with the doors unlocked.
    Thank you, WindChime. I think I speak for most of us on the Madeleine thread when I say we totally disagree with what the McCanns did and believe this is a clear case of neglect. But we aren't mounting a personal vendetta against them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CaliKid View Post
    Thank you, WindChime. I think I speak for most of us on the Madeleine thread when I say we totally disagree with what the McCanns did and believe this is a clear case of neglect. But we aren't mounting a personal vendetta against them.
    I was not personally attacking a WS member, but I was stating my opinions about the McCanns which another poster said I was attacking them, but we cleared that up and ended up having a civil conversation. We dont agree on the word attack, buy hey thats cool, we all think differently, and I do respect the posters on WS, but it is the topic Im giving my opinions on not the poster.

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    News

    Another Madeleine sighting in Malta:
    http://www.postchronicle.com/news/or...21291122.shtml

    Despite Malta sighting, Police say Madeleine is in Portugal
    http://www.nationalledger.com/artman...72614657.shtml

    British PM Brown discusses Madeleine case with Portugal PM Socrates:
    http://www.politics.co.uk/news/zopin...nn-$475815.htm

    Murat Re-interviewed
    http://thescotsman.scotsman.com/inte...?id=1077792007


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    Quote Originally Posted by CaliKid View Post

    British PM Brown discusses Madeleine case with Portugal PM Socrates:
    http://www.politics.co.uk/news/zopin...nn-$475815.htm
    `snip ~
    Mr Brown this morning held talks with the Portuguese prime minister Jose Socrates.

    It is the first meeting between the two leaders since Mr Brown was appointed prime minister and comes as Portugal assumes the EU presidency.

    Mr Socrates is pushing for progress on the EU Treaty, agreed in draft form at last month's EU summit.

    He wants to push for a Treaty of Lisbon in October and today told Mr Brown Europe had to move from a mandate to a formalised treaty.

    Talks on the wording of the treaty began on July 23. Mr Brown affirmed today the UK would seek to see its "negotiating objectives" in the detail of the agreement.
    ~ end snip ~

    Is it just me, or does anyone else find it interesting that all this reinterviewing of suspects and hints of development in Madeleine's case follow the talk between Brown and Socrates?

    Am I seeing conspiracies where there are none?

    Moongodesss - what say you? Is there a link between Socrates wanting something from Brown and the new activity on the case? Are politics at play here?

    Salem

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    I think all these little press leaks are very interesting. Portugal LE are very tight-lipped and now we are seeing leaks that something is about to happen, the one and only suspect is being reinterviewed, more than one person involved, the parents have no comment....

    Is something really up? or is this to make the UK happy so Brown will support Socrates' political agenda? or is this to throw the parents off guard?

    Hmmmmm......

    Salem

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    Quote Originally Posted by Salem View Post
    I think all these little press leaks are very interesting. Portugal LE are very tight-lipped and now we are seeing leaks that something is about to happen, the one and only suspect is being reinterviewed, more than one person involved, the parents have no comment....

    Is something really up? or is this to make the UK happy so Brown will support Socrates' political agenda? or is this to throw the parents off guard?

    Hmmmmm......

    Salem
    I personally believe that PE is entirely clueless.

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    maybe not all bad

    I hesitate to condemn the Portuguese L.E. in their investigations. They may not have the training in forensic science or the tools to go along with it (or they may have- I don't know) but that does not mean they don't perhaps have some very sharp minds. And also there are people looking at this thing internationally-right?

    This crime might well have gone unsolved in this country for just as long a time. The child, if she was truly kidnapped, was taken when circumstances were favorable and so there may not be the evidence we would all hope would have been found.

    I hope that the recent hints of action in the case pan out because I am thinking that this case could well be one of those few that go unsolved for 70 years or so.

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    I think the P-LE are undermanned, under-funded and slightly overwhelmed. I'd hate to call them complacent about child abductions, but either they haven't had many or the investigations are so low-key nothing gets accomplished. And then Madeleine's disappearance gets dropped into their laps.

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