Afghanistan Forever Thanks to Barack Obama: Will We Really Be Withdrawn in 2016?

From Associated Press: “Obama seeks to keep 9,800 US troops in Afghanistan after year’s end.” President Barack Obama will seek to keep 9,800 U.S. troops in Afghanistan after the war formally ends later this year and then withdraw most of those forces by 2016, senior U.S. administration officials said Tuesday. Obama’s decision is largely in line with what military commanders have been seeking and would allow the president to fully end the American-led military effort by the time he leaves office. The Read more […]

Our “Ally” In Afghanistan Doesn’t Want Our Troops There, So We Are Threatening Him

What kind of friend has to be forced by threats to meet your demands? Hamid Karzai is supposedly the democratically-elected leader of Afghanistan. That is a laughable fiction, but it is one the U.S. supports. Obama wants Karzai to sign a “bilateral security agreement.” The administration even claimed that the agreement had been reached by mutual cooperation. Apparently Karzai disagreed because he has refused to sign the BSA. So the US decided that a threat would get him to cooperate. The Read more […]

Obama Wants Our Troops Dying In Afghanistan Forever

One of the very few differences between Obama and Romney came out in the debate between the Vice Presidents. Biden said: “But we are leaving. We are leaving in 2014. Period. And in the process, we’re going to be saving over the next 10 years another $800 billion. We’ve been in this war for over a decade. The primary objective is almost completed. Now, all we’re doing is putting the Kabul government in a position to be able to maintain their own security. It’s their responsibility, not America’s.” Romney Read more […]