On this day 16 years ago, less than one month after 9/11, President George W. Bush delivered a televised address from the White House announcing the beginning of the Afghanistan War.
“On my orders, the United States military has begun strikes against al Qaeda terrorist training camps and military installations of the Taliban regime in Afghanistan,” he said.
What Bush did not say was the fact that the War in Afghanistan would become the longest war in United States history. Thousands of American lives and billions of taxpayer dollars would be wasted at the expense of the U.S. war machine, and the “War on Terrorism” would only create more terrorism as a result. . . . Read Complete Report
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The Secret CIA Drug War in Afghanistan Explained | REAL MATTERS
Is Afghan drug trafficking directly linked to the US backed Afghan leadership and even to the CIA itself? In Part 1 we will look at Afghanistan’s complex relationship with Opium and the United States.( 5 MIN DOCUMENTARY 2017, PART 1 of 3, ) . . . Complete Description on YouTube
Afghanistan is the world’s biggest exporter of black-market opium from which heroin is made. It’s a multi-billion dollar business, responsible for around a hundred thousand deaths every year and it’s a major source of income for terrorists. RT Doc travelled to the poppy fields where death is harvested to find out why no one can put a stop to this deadly trade. Complete Description on YouTube
Soldier Admits To Helping Grow Opium In Afghanistan
Infowars Reporter Joe Biggs Breaks down Why the Opium Trade in Afghanistan has skyrocketed even though the US government has spent 7 Billion to halt opium growth. He also gives a first hand account of missions he was on In Afghanistan where he was told to guard opium fields. Our Government obviously isn’t putting 7 billion dollars towards stopping the growth opium and is instead helping its growth. So many people every year get addicted to opiates and heroin. We know the CIA used Freeway Ricky Ross to bring Cocaine in to California, What makes you think that they wont do it again. AFGHAN OPIUM POPPY YIELD HITS ALL-TIME HIGH – http://www.infowars.com/afghan-opium-… WAR ON DRUGS IS A HOAX: US ADMITS TO GUARDING, ASSISTING LUCRATIVE AFGHAN OPIUM TRADE – http://www.infowars.com/war-on-drugs-… AFGHANISTAN DRUG TRADE HITS $4 BILLION A YEAR – http://www.infowars.com/afghanistan-d… FOX NEWS MAKES EXCUSE FOR CIA’S AFGHAN OPIUM CULTIVATION – http://www.infowars.com/fox-news-make… U.S. WARS AND THE OPIUM TRADE – http://www.infowars.com/u-s-wars-and-…
How Opium Greed Is Keeping US Troops in Afghanistan
Abby Martin takes a look at a shocking statistic that puts opium production in Afghanistan at a record high, and puts into perspective the different corporate interests that could be keeping US forces in Afghanistan well beyond 2014.
What You Are Not Being Told About the Afghanistan War