23 Jul '11, 6am

Sea Shepherd Operation Desert Seal - not for the Fainthearted

Sea Shepherd Operation Desert Seal - not for the Fainthearted Commentary by Captain Paul Watson It was a long flight from the Shetlands, but I made it to Johannesburg not overly tired and ready to make my connection to Durban. I decided to use my Canadian passport to enter, although both passports (my other one is from the U.S.A.) are flagged on the Blue List. The immigration woman ran my passport and said, “You are wanted by the South African police.” “Not really,” I replied. “I know it looks that way but it’s not a problem. Just have the police come over and in a few minutes we can clear this up and I’ll be on my way.” She looked at me curiously, as I told her, “It’s the same list that the Dalai Lama is on. We’re both officially defined as terrorists for political reasons, he by China, and I by Japan, but there are no arrest warrants.” A police officer approached and he ...

Full article: http://www.seashepherd.org/commentary-and-editorials/2011...

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