This video from Britain says about itself:
For the first time the Trades Union Congress, which represents the majority of unions, voted for Britain to pull out of Afghanistan and Libya and to support the campaign for Palestinian rights. This is the speech that Andrew Murray from Britain’s biggest union UNITE proposed the motion to the TUC annual congress on 14 September 2011. Andrew Murray is national chair of Stop the War Coalition.
US soldiers propping up the Karzai regime in Afghanistan have suffered a dramatic increase in genital injuries and the loss of multiple limbs after blast injuries, a report by the Pentagon has revealed: here.
New Study Says US Night Raids Aimed at Afghan Civilians. Gareth Porter, Inter Press Service: “U.S. Special Operations Forces have been increasingly aiming their night-time raids, which have been the primary cause of Afghan anger at the U.S. military presence, at civilian non- combatants in order to exploit their possible intelligence value, according to a new study published by the Open Society Foundation and The Liaison Office…. The authors of the report conclude that deliberately targeting and rounding up civilians who are not suspected of being insurgents merely to exploit possible intelligence value ‘may constitute an arbitrary deprivation of liberty’ and thus ‘inhumane treatment’ in violation of Article 3 of the Geneva Conventions”: here.
An Afghan citizen on the US government payroll shot dead one US citizen and wounded another in an attack on the CIA headquarters in Kabul on Sunday evening, officials said today: here.
India-Afghan pact further poisons Afghan-Pakistan relations: here.