In short, no There is not a single though or reason that would justify any kind of attack, self initiated or as counter. Neither would it solve anything on long terms
Fighting fire with fire is sometimes the most effective way to win a battle. Regardless, I leave this at your whim, as I said, it was just a suggestion, if the Admins think it's better not to do this, I trust your judgement is better than mine.
Good luck and I'm anxiously waiting the server's comeback