If you would have nuked them then the islands would have been uninhabitable to anyone for hundreds of yrs, plus its all the excuse other countries need to launch theres which would cause a nucular winter killing off our entire planet (excpt cockroaches).
Oh and fuck america! (I have no problem with your average sane american civillian) I lost all respect for the american goverment when Bush defied to United Nations (UN), but did he stop there?!?!?!?!? Noooooooo he also practically threatened every country that disagreed saying "if your not with us, your against us!" THEN he began murdering and maming innocent civillians.
Tecnically speaking Canada's still part of the common wealth so I like Britain.......Its like Canada's parent er sumthin (my countrys still young even younger then America hell we added another territory just a few yrs ago for fucks sakes)