AFGHANISTAN

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Afghanistan has been called ‘the worst place in the world to be a woman,’1 because not only is the poverty pervasive and the lifespan short, but while they are alive many women live like serfs.

"The War is Worth Waging": Afghanistan's Vast Reserves of Minerals and Natural Gas

The war on Afghanistan is a profit driven “resource war”.

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Hamid Karzai has let the Pentagon’s cat out of the bag. The Afghan president revealed inside information about President Obama’s war plans after all U.S. “combat troops” completely withdraw in 17 months at the end of 2014.

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Remember the deluge of political concern over the subjugation of Afghan women at the time of the October 2001 invasion? The tsunami of documentaries, articles, books on their plight, contributing to the justification of another invasion

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The Long Withdrawal: The Defeated Leave Afghanistan By Binoy Kampmark, October 29, 2014
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The Growth of Opium Trade in Afghanistan is a Direct Result of US Invasion By Prof. James Petras, October 22, 2014
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After 13 Years, it’s Time to End the Endless War in Afghanistan By Sarah Lazare, October 08, 2014
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“US Foreign Policy Triggers the Disintegration of Civil Society, Relying on War Increases Terrorism” By Veterans for Peace, October 03, 2014
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New Afghan Puppet Regime Accepts Deal to Keep 10,000 US Troops By Bill Van Auken, September 30, 2014
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Afghanistan: US Airstrike Kills 11 Civilians By Andrea Germanos, September 11, 2014
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Did 9/11 Justify the War in Afghanistan? By David Ray Griffin, September 09, 2014
Afghanistan and Iraq: it’s the Same War By David Orchard and Michael Mandel, August 18, 2014
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Widespread Killings of Afghan Civilians Under Obama – Occupation Forces’ Atrocities Are Common and Often Unreported By Nick Barrickman, August 17, 2014
The United Nations and the Houla Massacre: The Information Battlefield
Documents Reveal Widespread Corruption and “Ghost Staffing” Within the UN’s Program in Afghanistan By Global Research News, August 11, 2014
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All of the Countries which the U.S. “Regime Changed” – Iraq, Afghanistan and Libya – Have Descended into Brutal Chaos By Washington's Blog, July 29, 2014
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Indefinite Military Presence in Afghanistan: U.S. Wants Compliant Client Regime In Kabul By Rick Rozoff, July 17, 2014
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US Withdrawal from Afghanistan not to be Peaceful By Rick Rozoff, July 10, 2014
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Crediting Obama for Bringing Troops Home–Without Noting He Sent Them Abroad By Peter Hart, June 10, 2014
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Drug War? American Troops Are Protecting Afghan Opium. U.S. Occupation Leads to All-Time High Heroin Production By Washington's Blog, June 10, 2014
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Does Obama Want to Stay in Afghanistan to Harvest Its Opium? By Sherwood Ross, June 09, 2014
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Afghanistan, Garden of Empire: America’s Multibillion Dollar Opium Harvest By Julien Mercille, June 08, 2014
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New York Times and Obama’s Afghanistan Draw Down: Selling the Never-Ending War on Terror By Steve Breyman, June 07, 2014
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What Would Afghan Spending Buy at Home? By Russ Baker, June 06, 2014
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Afghan Elections: Pick Your Poison By David Swanson, May 29, 2014
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Obama’s Foreign Policy: A US Military-Intelligence Agenda Which Seeks to Destabilize the Planet By Joachim Hagopian, May 28, 2014
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Announcing Afghan Drawdown, Obama Pledges Military Forces for Other “Priorities Around the Globe” By Jerry White, May 28, 2014
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Obama in Afghanistan – 12 and a Half Years of War that Left Millions Dead By Stephen Lendman, May 27, 2014
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US Collecting All Cell Phone Calls in Afghanistan By Thomas Gaist, May 25, 2014
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British “Progressive” Media Promotes Colonialism: Illegal Invasion of Afghanistan Was an “Opportunity” for the Victims By David Edwards, April 28, 2014
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Why has the British Ministry of Defence Tried to Ban Its Own Book on Afghanistan? By Matt Carr, April 17, 2014
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Monsanto Terminator Seeds and RoundUp Herbicide in Afghanistan: The Destruction of Agriculture By Ulson Gunnar, April 12, 2014
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Afghanistan’s Elections and The Illusion of Progress By Ulson Gunnar, April 09, 2014
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Afghanistan’s Elections: Who’s Who, “Intelligence Assets” Contend for the Presidency By Stephen Lendman, April 07, 2014
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Afghanistan in Transition: A Tale of Two Lenses – Mainstream Fantasy Vs. On The Ground Reality By Joachim Hagopian, March 24, 2014
The Pentagon's Map of Afghanistan: An Eldorado of Mineral Wealth and Natural Resources
The Pentagon’s Map of Afghanistan: An Eldorado of Mineral Wealth and Natural Resources By Nikolai Malishevski, March 14, 2014
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Washington Supports the Multibillion Dollar Trade in Heroin? UN Report: Afghanistan Opium Production Up 49 Per Cent By Global Research News, February 23, 2014
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The Spoils of War: Afghanistan’s Multibillion Dollar Heroin Trade By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, February 15, 2014
US Wars in Afghanistan, Iraq to Cost $6 trillion By Global Research News, February 12, 2014
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Civilian Drone Deaths Triple in Afghanistan, UN Agency Finds By Alice K Ross, February 10, 2014
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Pentagon Unveils Plan to Keep 10,000 Troops in Afghanistan By Bill Van Auken, January 24, 2014
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US Airstrike Kills Woman, Seven Children in Afghanistan By Bill Van Auken, January 17, 2014
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Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates Conceals Real Story of “Gaming” Obama on Afghan War By Gareth Porter, January 13, 2014
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Why the US Wants to Stay in Afghanistan By Jack A. Smith, January 07, 2014
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Redrawing the Middle East: Syria in the Context of the “New Middle East” By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, December 17, 2013
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Blowback and the “Great Game”: When Secret Plans Go Bad By Greg Guma, December 13, 2013
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The Phony Pullout from Afghanistan By Eric Margolis, December 09, 2013
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The Subtext of the Stalled Afghan-US Treaty: Will the US Trade Karzai for the Taliban? By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, December 07, 2013
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The Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) and the Establishment of US-NATO Military Bases in Afghanistan: Iran opposes US-Afghan security pact By Global Research News, December 06, 2013
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US Steps Up War of Words with Afghan Puppet Regime By Patrick Martin, December 04, 2013
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10 More Years in Afghanistan By David Swanson, November 26, 2013
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Not Sorry: Washington Will Not Apologize for Destroying Afghanistan By Richard Becker, November 22, 2013
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Permanent US Afghanistan Occupation to Control Oil, Gas and the World’s Largest Opium Supply By Stephen Lendman, November 22, 2013
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Pact Provides for Permanent US Occupation of Afghanistan By Bill Van Auken, November 22, 2013
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In Afghanistan, ‘Security Deal’ Means US Occupation Forever By Sarah Lazare, November 21, 2013
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Osama Bin Laden’s Obituary Notice By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, November 21, 2013
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US National Security Advisor Says US Will Not Apologize to Afghans By Richard Becker, November 20, 2013
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A Proposal for Peace in Afghanistan By Siddieq Noorzoy, November 16, 2013
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The Multi-billion Dollar Laundering of Drug Profits. United Nations Reports Record Afghan Opium Production By Larry Chin, November 16, 2013
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US Atrocities and War Crimes Cover-Ups in Afghanistan By Stephen Lendman, November 14, 2013
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The Afghanistan Military Pull Out: The Longest War in American History By Rick Rozoff and John Robles, October 24, 2013
Twelve Years of Occupation and War Crimes in Afghanistan. Commemoration in Ireland By Global Research News, October 17, 2013
Foreigners Train Syrian Rebels in Afghanistan to Use Chemical Weapons – Russian Foreign Minister By RT, October 12, 2013
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Was it a “Just War”, Was Afghanistan Behind the 9/11 Attacks? 12 Years of Illegal Occupation By James Corbett, Rick Rozoff, and Prof Michel Chossudovsky, October 08, 2013
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Afghanistan: 12 Years of Occupation – “Down with the US Invaders and their Afghan Stooges!” By Revolutionary Association of Women of Afghanistan, October 08, 2013
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VIDEO: Epic Speech – ‘How Dare Any American Criticizen Legitimate Resistance to Illegal US Wars’ By Carl Herman, September 24, 2013
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For Britain’s Ministry of Defence, Afghan Lives Are Cheap. Humanity and Criminality has Plummeted to a Historic Low By Felicity Arbuthnot, September 23, 2013
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SEAL Team 6 Families Force Congress To Investigate Mysterious Chopper Crash By Steve Watson, July 25, 2013
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Drug-Financed Salafi Jihadism: The Afghan Drug Trade, A Threat to Russia and U.S.-Russian Relations By Prof Peter Dale Scott, July 18, 2013
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Permanent Occupation: Imperialism in Afghanistan, Past and Present By Fraidoon Amel, July 03, 2013
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Canada in Afghanistan: We Stand on Guard for Empire Global Research News Hour Episode 32, featuring professors Michael Skinner, John Ryan and social justice and peace campaigner Derrick O'keefe By Michael Welch, July 01, 2013
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America’s “Afghan Exit” May Depend on Obama’s Dwindling “Syria Options” By Sharmine Narwani, June 26, 2013
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Protest against UK Drone Base at Waddington By Chris Cole, June 11, 2013
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Four Years ago Obama Promised to Investigate Afghan Massacre; has Anything Happened Since? By Cora Currier, June 09, 2013
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108,000 Private Contractors in Afghanistan and “We Have No Idea What They’re Doing” By Global Research News, June 08, 2013
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New Revelations of Torture and Murder of Afghan Civilians by US Special Forces By Thomas Gaist, May 15, 2013
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Permanent US Military Bases in Afghanistan By Bill Van Auken, May 11, 2013
VIDEO: Women and Children Killed in NATO Wedding Strike in Afghanistan
Pentagon Demands To Keep Nine Bases In Afghanistan After 2014 By Javed Hamim Kakar, May 09, 2013
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UK MoD confirms British Reaper drones in Afghanistan being controlled from RAF Waddington By Chris Cole, April 27, 2013
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The US has No Intention of Leaving Afghanistan: Military Presence in Afghanistan to Maintain US Geostrategic Interests By Rick Rozoff, April 18, 2013
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Hollywood’s Dangerous Afghan Illusion: “Charlie Wilson’s War” By Robert Parry, April 12, 2013
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War Crimes: NATO Air Raid Kills 11 Afghan Children, Wounds Seven Women By Stop NATO, April 09, 2013
Atrocities in Afghanistan: A Troubling Timetable By Global Research News, April 09, 2013
Crimes against Humanity: Afghan Children Killed in NATO Airstrikes By RT, April 08, 2013
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How can an Afghan Veteran of War Help us Understand Good Conscience? By Global Research News, April 07, 2013