More war in Afghanistan


This video says about itself:

President Obama has decided to send more than 30,000 extra troops to Afghanistan, at a cost of more than $100 billion/year. But America cannot afford a war that does not make us safer, and Congress has the power to stop the escalation. Vote NO on any spending bill that would send more troops to Afghanistan.”

Three days after Obama’s surge announcement, US Marines have begun an operation that will culminate in an assault on a large city, Marja, modelled on the US destruction of Fallujah, Iraq, in 2004: here.

President Obama’s Secret: Only 100 Al Qaeda Now in Afghanistan: here.

In the media coverage of Barack Obama’s decision to escalate the war in Afghanistan, one question goes unasked and unanswered: how many thousands, tens of thousands, even hundreds of thousands of Afghan civilians will die as a result of US military aggression? Here.

USA: ANTIWAR ACTIVISTS in dozens of cities responded with protests to President Barack Obama’s speech December 1 announcing that the U.S. will send 30,000 more troops to fight in Afghanistan: here.

In last Thursday’s parliamentary debate on a continuation of the German military intervention in Afghanistan, the German defence minister continued to defend the Kunduz massacre: here.

50 years ago: President Eisenhower visits Afghanistan: here.