I suppose you mean combatants who do not qualify for POW status, in which case you are wrong. GC art 3 states that they should be "treated humanely" and given sentences by a regularly constituted court.
Thus, you can't "do anything to them".
They never committed "international piracy" you dingbat. They created a search engine.
"about half a mile or one kilometer"? Could they make up their mind? Or are they actually suggesting that ½mile == 1km?
Oh ffs. Why is this modded funny and not insightful?
Is this what it's come to on Slashdot? Perhaps it's time to leave.
Anyone know any good alternatives?
fortune: cpu time/usefulness ratio too high -- core dumped.