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  1. Darkman

    Breaking: Islamic State suicide bomber kills 57 in Afghan capital

    Once a chit hole always a chit hole ... :( ----- Islamic State suicide bomber kills 57 in Afghan capital Islamic State suicide bomber kills 57 in Afghan capital
  2. Darkman

    'A big mistake': Gates now says he opposed Obama timeline to pull troops from Afghan

    'A big mistake': Robert Gates now says he opposed Obama timeline to pull troops from Afghanistan Seattle Times 17h ago
  3. Darkman

    Gunmen attack Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel - Afghan official

    Gunmen attack Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel - Afghan official Gunmen attack Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel - Afghan official
  4. the watchman

    Trump Says U.S.‘Losing’ Afghan War in Tense Meeting With Generals.

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has become increasingly frustrated with his advisers tasked with crafting a new U.S. strategy in Afghanistan and recently suggested firing the war's top military commander during a tense meeting at the White House, according to senior administration officials...
  5. Spookycolt

    Pentagon blows $28 million on Afghan army uniforms

    Keep in mind, this happened under Obama and now Trumps team has to fix it. Basically the Pentagon was told to give over design of the army uniforms to the afghan defense minister who chose a forest camouflage scheme because he thought it looked pretty. And Obama did not say a word...
  6. The Man

    160 dead in Taliban attack on Afghan army base

    More: At least 160 dead after Taliban attack on major Afghan army base, official says
  7. T

    Pence warns North Korea of U.S. resolve shown in Syria, Afghan strikes

    It is like Pence is saying hey North Korea, our president is an unhinged, petulant child with no plan but recently discovered that he can send missiles and drop bombs, so watch out. Indeed, Pence's speech seemed to be written by Trump, or whomever puts trump's thoughts into words as I am...
  8. BAZINGA DrumpF

    KABULCARE:Over 30 killed as GUNMEN dressed as medics attack Afghan military hospital!

    Gunmen dressed as medics attacked a hospital in the Afghan capital on Wednesday and battled security forces for hours, killing more than 30 people and wounding dozens in an assault claimed by Islamic State. A suicide bomber blew himself up at the rear of the 400-bed Sardar Mohammad Daud Khan...
  9. CEngelbrecht

    4 Danish teens arrested after 'setting Afghan boy on fire'

    https://www.rt.com/news/376600-denmark-afghan-gasoline-teen/ It is claimed racism wasn't a motive, that these boys had been on edge. One of the accused attacker's dad has said to the media, that the burn victim was terrorizing the school and that the teachers wouldn't act on it because the boy...
  10. The Man

    Afghan troops surrender to Taliban

    Taliban gain ground in Afghanistan as soldiers surrender their posts: NYT Not good, though not unexpected either.
  11. Macduff

    Bid to Save Visa Program for Afghan Allies Blocked in Senate

    Bid to Save Visa Program for Afghan Allies Blocked in Senate This is wrong. These men risked their lives to aid the US and we owe them. And it will endanger future efforts. Why would anyone help the US if they could be left hanging like this?
  12. bajisima

    Pentagon report reveals confusion over Afghan mission

    "Amid fierce fighting after the Taliban captured the northern Afghan city of Kunduz last year, U.S. special forces advisers repeatedly asked their commanders how far they were allowed to go to help local troops retake the city. They got no answer, according to witnesses interviewed in a...
  13. Monk-Eye

    How Green Beret Fought Sexual Abuse of Afghan Boy and Now Faces Dismissal

    " How Green Beret Fought Sexual Abuse of Afghan Boy and Now Faces Dismissal " * NAMBLA Division Of US Military * http://news.yahoo.com/video/green-beret-fought-sexual-abuse-142814937.html https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CzmWxXxqY70
  14. excalibur

    Clinton Email Chain Discussed Afghan National's CIA Ties

    Clinton email chain discussed Afghan national's CIA ties, official says | Fox News
  15. meridian5455

    Breaking News: 2 Afghan Trainees Missing From Moody Air Force Base

    LOWNDES COUNTY, GA (WTXL) -- Two afghan air force students who were training at Moody Air Force base are missing, according to Air Force Officials. "Two male Afghan air force students did not report for duty yesterday at their regular maintenance training at Moody AFB in Valdosta, Georgia. Both...
  16. meridian5455

    Border Patrol detains five Pakistanis and one Afghan along Arizona border

    SONOITA, AZ - ABC15 has confirmed five Pakistani immigrants and one Afghan immigrant were caught near the Arizona border Sources said a sensor was triggered and Border Patrol agents responded to the location near Sonoita, Arizona. "The group were with some Mexican Nationals and were being...
  17. meridian5455

    Pentagon investigates Afghan sex abuse coverup claims

    US defense officials said they were opening an investigation into allegations of child sex abuse by Afghan security forces and reports that US personnel deliberately overlooked it. The probe by the Pentagon's inspector general comes on Tuesday, after The New York Times last month reported...
  18. bajisima

    Pres Obama changes Afghan strategy: Will leave 5500 troops

    President Barack Obama plans to keep 5,500 U.S. troops across Afghanistan into 2017, senior administration officials told NBC News — well more than the small security force he promised last year. The United States currently has about 9,800 troops in Afghanistan — sharply down from 100,000...
  19. meridian5455

    Army Rejects Appeal Of Green Beret Discharged For Confronting Afghan Boy Lover

    Army Rejects Appeal Of Green Beret Discharged For Confronting Afghan Boy Lover | The Daily Caller I understand the nature of geo-politics, that sometimes you must make a deal with a lesser demon in order to defeat the greater devil. But isn't child rape supposed to be the very kind of thing we...
  20. meridian5455

    U.S. soldiers told to ignore Afghan allies raping of young boys

    The New York Times has a bombshell report out tonight alleging that U.S. soldiers and Marines serving in Afghanistan have been told to cover up rampant child abuse and sexual assault of young boys by Afghan police officers. Here’s the opener: KABUL, Afghanistan — In his last phone call home...