now incorporating the Sudbury Hill and Wood End Times

Monday, July 03, 2006

"Send reinforcements"

Commander seeks Afghanistan backup

"Since last month, the British have been taking part in U.S.-led Operation Mountain Thrust, billed by its American commanders as the biggest offensive against the Taliban since they drove them out of Kabul in 2001." (Reuters)

15,000 Russian troops were killed trying to subdue Afghanistan (ref). What can 3,000 Brits do now?


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