There were six of them and under their heavy jackets, they had T-shirts on that said Vredesactie on the front. If challenged, they would pretend to be members of the peace activist group by the same name, there to paint some graffiti on the walls of the hangars. With luck, they would be let off with a reprimand and nothing more. Belgium was one of those liberal, bleeding heart nations of Europe, whose citizens hated having American squadrons stationed on their territory. To this end, they were constantly protesting, holding anti-war rallies and walkathons.
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