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Afghanistan Today, the GWOT Hotspot (The Afghanistan Scandal?) 8-28-11-Sun.

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God bless American troops this Sunday and always, as they go outside the wire to keep America free, risking their limbs and very lives in Afghanistan.

Links from around the GWOT:

1.) Drug addicts in Afghanistan, also note the high number of police who use drugs there. Keep this in mind when you think of what was reported in the Washington Post: $2.7 billion dollars of equipment will go to the Afghans in the next eight months. Link about the addition problem in Afghan:

From the story:

“A measure of the problem is that surveys show that 12 to 41 percent of police recruits test positive for some form of narcotic — most are hashish smokers — according to a recent report by the Government Accountability Office.”

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/28/world/asia/28kabul.html?_r=1&emc=tnt&tntemail1=y

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Written by orangekite1

August 28, 2011 at 9:49 am