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Tue Aug 5, 2014, 10:37 AM

Breaking ABC News

2 star general killed in Afghanistan on an afghan base. Inside job.

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onecaliberal Aug 2014 OP
winter is coming Aug 2014 #1
alsame Aug 2014 #2
onecaliberal Aug 2014 #3

Response to onecaliberal (Original post)

Tue Aug 5, 2014, 10:37 AM

1. Whoa! n/t

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Response to onecaliberal (Original post)

Tue Aug 5, 2014, 10:42 AM

2. Here's more

KABUL, Afghanistan — A United States Army major general was killed on Tuesday by an Afghan soldier, shot at close range at a military training academy on the outskirts of Kabul, an official of the American-led coalition and Afghan media reported Tuesday. The officer was the highest-ranking member of the American military to die in hostilities in the Afghanistan war.

The coalition official, who spoke on condition of anonymity and would not release the name of the major general, said an unspecified number of other service members of the American-led coalition and Afghan soldiers, including a senior Afghan commander were also shot. Their conditions were not known.

Other details of the shooting were sketchy, and the coalition official would only confirm that “an incident” had taken place at the Afghan National Army Officer Academy.

Tensions at the camp ran high in the immediate aftermath of the shooting, which took place around noon, and foreign troops appeared to be on edge, fearful of another attack.

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/06/world/asia/afghanistan-attack.html

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Response to alsame (Reply #2)

Tue Aug 5, 2014, 10:46 AM

3. Thanks for additional info

Why the fuck are we still there?

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