Archive for November 3rd, 2009

John Mearsheimer on the Afghan quagmire

Hollow Victory

According to the Republicans, the United States is once again at the crossroads of losing another critical war because of feckless Democrats. Only this time it’s Afghanistan.

http://www.foreignpolicy.com/node/68820

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Why They Hate Us (I): on military occupation

by Stephen Walt

http://walt.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2009/11/23/on_military_occupation

The bottom line (to the Afghan quagmire):

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pdNlNuQJuf0

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Civil War(s) in Iraq/Afghanistan: Back Door to War on Iran

http://america-hijacked.com/2009/09/14/civil-wars-in-iraq-afghanistan-back-door-to-war-on-iran/

Ron Paul was excellent about the Iraq/Afghan quagmires and the coming war with Iran in the following youtube:

Ron Paul vs. Michael Moore on Larry King CNN 10/29/2009

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Hn6ad4_FzM

 
“Matthew Hoh, a former marine captain who fought in Iraq and was posted to Afghanistan’s Zabul province where the Taliban is strong, questioned the purpose of the war and said that many Afghans were fighting only because foreign troops are in their country.”

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2009/oct/27/matthew-hoh-afghanistan-resign-us

First US official resigns in protest at Afghan war 

 
U.S. official resigns over Afghan war
 
 
 
 
US-led war in Afghanistan ‘unwinnable’
 

Afghanistan: A War of Lies:DEBORCHGRAVE Commentary: Bridges too far (in Afghan quagmire):

http://america-hijacked.com/2009/10/30/deborchgrave-commentary-bridges-too-far-in-afghan-quagmire/

Afghanistan: A War of Lies:

http://america-hijacked.com/2009/10/12/afghanistan-a-war-of-lies/

So one can clearly argue that 9/11 happened because of Israel and that the US invaded Afghanistan because of 9/11 and therefore because of Israel (look up ‘Israel as a terrorist’s motivation’ in Bamford’s ‘A Pretext for War’ book as the paperback version of ‘A Pretext for War’ includes an additional section about the AIPAC espionage case):

http://america-hijacked.com/2009/10/12/afghanistan-a-war-of-lies/comment-page-1/#comment-606