German troops in Afghanistan call on Angela Merkel to explain why they're at war

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    German troops in Afghanistan call on Angela Merkel to explain why they're at war | Mail Online

    They just don't make Germans like they used too.

    End this stupid war now.
     
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    I assume you protested going into Iraq, when Bush/Cheney were selling it, right?
     
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    I protested going to afghanistan when Bush tried to sell it, long before both parties thought up Iraq.
     
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    I didn't protest it, but I didn't really agree with it. Of course I was just home from another engagement with a clear mission that was about to lose resources, for what? WMD's? Afghan had a clear mission that has become murky at best. The Afghan war has in all actuality turned into a drug war. Good people are getting killed for no apparent reason.
     
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    this is awesome. the real revolution will happen when the military puts down their guns and walk away. hopefully these soliders actions become contagious
     
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    Yep, and maybe bullets will turn into sunshine and bombs will turn into daisies and everyone will get along nobody will want to kill us just for existing. :cool:
     
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    I think it is interesting we invaded right before the time they harvest poppy plants.
     
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    Who wants to kill you for existing?
     
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    Al Qaeda. Where have you been?
     
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    I don't. I find it interesting that we invaded when found out that the Taliban was supporting Al Qaeda and that Afghan was the center of operations for Al Qaeda.
     

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