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2012-05-08 Afghanistan
Stop killing civilians or strategic pact is off, Karzai tells US
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Posted by Fred 2012-05-08 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [398 views ]  Top

#1 I can think of one "civilian" I'd like to see them kill...
Posted by tu3031 2012-05-08 00:24||   2012-05-08 00:24|| Front Page Top

#2 Looks like somebody in Afghanistan wants more US econ goodies = handouts, just like somebody else wants the same in Pakistan.

Either way its not a good outcome for IRAN vee avoiding war wid the US.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2012-05-08 00:46||   2012-05-08 00:46|| Front Page Top

#3 Interesting that he doesn't blame the taliban for committing the war crime of co-mingling with civilians.
Posted by Bright Pebbles 2012-05-08 08:26||   2012-05-08 08:26|| Front Page Top

#4 Interesting that he doesn't blame the taliban for committing the war crime of co-mingling with civilians.

Seems like the Taliban ARE civilians, as are al Qaeda; neither are uniformed, they tend not to answer to a military heirarchy, etc.
Posted by Glenmore 2012-05-08 09:41||   2012-05-08 09:41|| Front Page Top

#5 Get out now. No long term commitments. Leave this dirtbag to the civilians he so wants protected. Let them know that if any trouble comes to us from there we won't be as nice the next time we return.
Posted by Nimble Spemble 2012-05-08 10:27||   2012-05-08 10:27|| Front Page Top

#6 Translation: Send money, bitches.
Posted by Whiskey Mike 2012-05-08 11:59||   2012-05-08 11:59|| Front Page Top

#7 "No. No money, forget it. We'll pull out. Have fun with your Taliban buddies, dead meat."
Posted by mojo 2012-05-08 13:07||   2012-05-08 13:07|| Front Page Top

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