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Taliban Insurgents Kill 31 Members Of US Special Forces And Seven Members Of Osama Bin Laden Killers Of SEAL Team 6…Was It Revenge For Bin Laden Execution?

August 7, 2011

┬áTaliban insurgents shot down a Chinook helicopter ┬áCH-47 today,with a rocket-propelled grenade near Kabul, killing 31 American service members and seven Afghan commandos in the deadliest single loss for coalition troops in the decade-long war. (NPR) (Grandmother of fallen Navy SEAL: ‘He was a great American’-CNN) It was a terribly painful blow to the national […]

Voters…Come Election Time Remember This…The Homophobic Republicans Block The Bill to Lift Military Gay Ban…No ‘Glee’ Here!!!

September 22, 2010

I find this to be an ironic coincidence that the hateful neocon Republicans were able to vote down the repeal of the asinine military’s “Don’t Ask and Don’t Tell” ban on living as an openly gay service member, even tough you are actually living as a gay service member, fighting to keep America free!?!(Source) [picapp […]

Taliban: 1 U.S. Sailor Dead, Other Captured(VIDEO)

July 25, 2010

One of two American service members who were abducted in Afghanistan on Friday has been killed, provincial government officials said Sunday. [picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=taliban&iid=9421639″ src=”http://view.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9421639/pamphlet-appealing-for/pamphlet-appealing-for.jpg?size=500&imageId=9421639″ width=”234″ height=”160″ /] A Taliban spokesman tells The AP that two missing Americans, including one who was killed, “are in the hands of the Taliban.’ American and Nato officers […]

Aafia Siddiqui aka Lady Al Qaeda, convicted for firing on United States troops

February 4, 2010

They call her …Lady Al Qaeda!!! Click on this link to find out more about Dr. Aafia Siddiqui…Lady Al Qaeda-http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aafia_Siddiqui A mother of three, and a Pakistani scientist who studied at M.I.T.,and who was arrested in Afghanistan, was convicted of charges filed against her,sparking violent protest in Pakistan. Dr. Aafia Siddiqui was found guilty today […]

Terror in Kabul as new government sworn in

January 18, 2010

As Hamid Karzai swears in members of his new cabinet, the Taliban take the opportunity to show their presence with a major bombing in downtown Kabul. International forces on the ground in Afghanistan would like to turn security operations over to the Afghan National Army, but as long as these attacks keep happening, that seems […]