Breaking: US Ambassador To Afghanistan: DO NOT SEND MORE TROOPS !!!!!!!!!

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  1. Contumacious
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    The U.S. ambassador in Kabul sent two classified cables to Washington in the last week expressing deep concerns about sending more U.S. troops to Afghanistan until Afghan President Hamid Karzai's government demonstrates that it is willing to tackle the corruption and mismanagement that has fueled the Taliban's rise, said senior U.S. officials.

    Ambassador Karl W. Eikenberry's memos were sent in the days leading up to a critical meeting Wednesday between President Obama and his national security team to consider several options prepared by military planners for how to proceed in Afghanistan.

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    It would appear that the State Dept and Pentagon are at each other's throats over Afghanistan...much like they were in Iraq.

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    Wow. I'm glad those top secret memos were classified, or else everyone would know what Obama should do, which is listen to his ambassador, and ignore what his general is recommending.
     
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    End teh war now.
     
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    either send re enforcements or bring the troops home, aka shit or get off the pot.
     
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    Democrats are trying to make sure that Islamists have a secure home in Afghanistan should they, Allah forbid, lose Iran.
     
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    hey frank, Booooooooooooooooooooosh had 8 years to deal with it , but he had to try try finish his daddies failure in Iraq and he failed at both go figure
     
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    Obama inherited Hasan and Jon Corzine
     
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    but then again , he knew all about corrupt govenrments, where was Haliburton stock before and after
     
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    hey frank, he took 13,000 troops into AFAGN , he took 150,000 into Iraq, yep now we know where his priorities were, piece of cake , slam dunk, right a$$wipe
     

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