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NATO air strikes for Afghan
security forces must end: Karzai

Reuters, by Mirwais Harooni *

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 2/16/2013 11:12:50 AM

Kabul - Afghan security forces will be banned from calling for NATO air strikes in residential areas to help in their operations, President Hamid Karzai said on Saturday, three days after 10 civilians died in such a strike in the country´s east. (Snip) "Tomorrow, I will issue an decree stating that under no conditions can Afghan forces request foreign air strikes on Afghan homes or Afghan villages during operations," Karzai told more than 1,000 officers, commandos and students. If issued, such a decree would for the first time bar Afghan security forces from relying on NATO air strikes,

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* [Additional Reporting by Mohammad Anwar and Hamid Shalizi].

The attack is claimed to have killed 10 people. By 0bama math standards, that was 4 woman & 5 children + 4 Al Qaeda [who we know used the others as "human shields]. If Karzai didn´t have nukes easily stolen by his drug-dealing bro´s buds, it would have been easier for US back in the day to put down the terrorist using his country for shelter from Afghanistan.

Think North Korea & Iran next as to who may "wag the dog."

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: judy, 2/16/2013 11:34:31 AM     (No. 9180030)

Karzai...what a disappointment....

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Cavallodifiero, 2/16/2013 11:51:28 AM     (No. 9180062)

We have thrown away blood and treasure saving these pagans from disaster. If we do not adopt a wipe them out approach to future war/conflicts with the pagan enemy, we should stay out of it all together except in our own defense, go in wipe them out and leave.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: planetgeo, 2/16/2013 12:09:09 PM     (No. 9180099)

Talks tough for a guy who´s going to be dead within a month after our forces leave.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: Patriot Forever, 2/16/2013 12:24:26 PM     (No. 9180130)

The natives hate us. Why are we still there?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: master sergeant, 2/16/2013 12:25:58 PM     (No. 9180134)

Karzi should be allowed to "disintegrate" before we leave Afghanistan. Remember, Karzi is a Pashtun. He is trying to protect his Pashtun Taliban brothers from too many U.S. and Northern Alliance hits. Stop mentioning the stupid fiction used by Bush and Obama - The Afghan People! Afghanistan is composed of strong ethnic tribes - Pashtuns (Taliban majority), Uzbeks, Tajiks, Turkomen plus others. Once we depart the Afghan central government fiction will fall apart. Uzbeks, Tajiks, Turkomen and others DON´T trust the Pashtuns and their Taliban brothers.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JimS, 2/16/2013 12:26:17 PM     (No. 9180136)

Smart idea, Karzai, proclaiming there will no air support for your troops under any circumstances, ever.
Do you think maybe the Taliban will not use this to their advantage in attacking towns and cities?
Why don´t you just tell them how many troops you have, where they are stationed, where they are going next?

You are even dumber than Obama, and is saying a lot

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Polecat49, 2/16/2013 12:36:32 PM     (No. 9180158)

What an utterly stupid ass. I guess he heard how zero handled Benghazi back in September and wants to do the same to his troops.

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