" Germany Flags Afghan Withdrawal '.... by end 2011

Discussion in 'Afghanistan' started by Goatman, Jan 14, 2011.

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  1. Goatman

    Goatman LE Book Reviewer

    From that Leftie macrame-your-own-tofu hippy tree-hugger rag...er... the Wall Street Journal and elsewhere:

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    Before Christmas, I was talking to a (non-Mil) German colleague about how the conflict is viewed there. He said it was hard to find anyone who supported the German deployment amongst his friends and neighbours in downtown Braunschweig


    46 German soldiers and sailors have died in AFG to date.

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    ( the number of seriously wounded is open to conjecture: previous rough rule of thumb was 3 times the number of dead. In current ops it has approached 5 times)

    Poland,Holland,Canada,...... it will be interesting to see whether Petit Nicolas or 'Call Me Dave' summons up the necessary spinal fortitude to be as cheerfully blunt first......

    ( Ain't life grand.....)


    Don Cabra
     
  2. The fact that NATO "Allies" in theater openly dismiss German participation to ISAF as utterly useless is probably not helping Mrs Merkel to extend the duration of the Afghan mission for her troops.
     
  3. How much longer til you stop spewing lies..