Fragments Chapter 9 Page 25

Sean: I can’t see it happening. Ever since the Arabs & the Ruskies announced their alliance last year they’ve been keeping NATO busy. With the build-up, the political squabbling and now the damage from the meteor shower, they are way over stretched. The UN sent pretty much everyone they had to the impact sites to help with evacuations. The police will have to handle the riots by themselves, I think.

Steve: Yeah, they can handle it though, I’m sure. How bad can it be to arrest a few hundred hooligan kids? With a war about to kick off they should just declare martial law and be done with it.

Sean: If only it was that simple…

Steve: What do you mean?

Sean: I heard that