In Farewell Speech, Karzai Calls American Mission in Afghanistan a Betrayal - -> nytimes.com/2014/09/24/world … istan.html
Taliban storm aid workers’ hostel and attack Camp Bastion - -> telegraph.co.uk/news/worldne … stion.html
So long, good luck - -> economist.com/news/asia/2163 … -good-luck
The family business, or one of the family businesses in Saudi was/is construction.
Meantime the Russian politicos are laughing at their retreat.
‘More stable & prosperous than ever’? NATO officially ends 13-yr mission to Afghanistan - -> rt.com/news/218211-afghanistan-m … -violence/
Maybe the smiles will not last long . . .
Kabul opposes US plan to send arms in Afghanistan to Ukraine - -> presstv.ir/detail/2014/12/28 … s-to-kiev/
US stockpiles material ahead of major anti-IS offensive in Iraq - -> timesofisrael.com/us-stockpi … offensive/
Map: 200 years of US military interventions - -> radioaustralia.net.au/intern … ns/1387817
The Cost of Iraq, Afghanistan, and Other Global War on Terror Operations Since 9/11 - -> fas.org/sgp/crs/natsec/RL33110.pdf
U.S. Keeping 1,000 More Troops in Afghanistan Than Obama Pledged - -> bloomberg.com/politics/artic … -nears-end
That’s a lot of red ink with many bad outcomes.
The Game goes on: Russia, the USSR and Afghanistan, yesterday and today - -> rbth.com/international/2014/10/2 … 40835.html
John McCain is up for re-election in 2016. Call this move, protecting his right flank.
I never was one for VOA and I don’t see much new about this. The R’s have blocked Obama since day one.
U.S. to slow down troop withdrawal from Afghanistan as White House ‘rethinks’ mission - -> intellihub.com/u-s-slow-tro … s-mission/
Russia closes NATO supply corridor to Afghanistan - -> washingtontimes.com/news/201 … ghanistan/
I’m not a fan of Trump but one of his election promises was to withdraw from Afghanistan. He’s also not started any new wars,
What are the chances Hillary would have withdrawn from Syria and Afghanistan ?
More like zero, her “charity” collected millions from donors who want Assad removed
Interesting article here from India on the proposed withdrawal of US troops…
Possibly the end in sight
If you were an NGO would you stay?