72% of U.S. Casualties in Afghan War Under Obama’s Watch

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    72% of U.S. Casualties in Afghan War Under Obama’s Watch​



    By Patrick Burke
    January 11, 2013

    President Barack Obama said U.S. and coalition forces in Afghanistan will adopt a “support role” starting in the spring of 2013, to allow Afghan police and soldiers to take full responsibility of the country’s security, a nation where 2,053 American soldiers have died since the war started on Oct. 7, 2001. Seventy-two percent of those casualties occurred during Obama's first term. “And today we agreed, as Afghan forces take the lead and as President Karzai announces the final phase of the transition, coalition forces will move to a support role this spring,” Obama said Friday at the White House, alongside...



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    It will never be generally reported as such.
     
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    If Bush had not abandoned the war in Afghanistan to execute his blunder of a decision to invade Iraq, Afghanistan would have been resolved long before Obama took office

    Obama could have concentrated on the economy instead of cleaning up two of Bush's messes
     
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    Liberals here like the media are scumbags and don't care.
     
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    boooooooooosh
     
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    Wow...No main stream media reports of this? Thats crazy:confused:
     
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    the would rather IGNORE that..
     
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    Remember the push for pictures of the flag draped coffins under Bush...I guess no one wants to see those as long as Obama is president:eusa_shifty:
     
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    If true, could it be because Bush never finish the job in Afghanistan and instead manufactured lies to invade Iraq - which had nothing to do with 9/11?
     
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    Where's the pictures?
     

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