A video showing theÂ public execution of a 22-year-old woman accused of adulteryÂ (above) in Afghanistan has been condemned by the government as un-Islamic and inhuman.
Let’s apply the Doucet rose-colored glasses and try to see this barbarity as, I don’t know … standing up for family values perhaps?Â A Taliban divorce
This kind of bravery is being rewarded, generously:
Money for jihad, courtesy its chief targets. “Afghanistan aid: Donors pledge $16bn at Tokyo meeting,” from theÂ BBC, July 8
Funding the Taliban with billions annually for years to come. The next time an Afghan soldier murders a group of American troops, remember:Â you paid for his weapon. Fantasy-Based Policymaking Update: “Hillary Clinton says Afghanistan ‘major non-Nato ally,'” from theÂ BBC, July 7
Dancing with wolves. This photo has an eerie similarity with Madeleine Albright’s trip to North Korea, where she was handing over hundreds of million in aid Â clinking champagne glasses with Kim Il Sung…..
Afghan officials say a suicide car bomb killed at least seven people and wounded 23 others in southern Afghanistan’s Kandahar city.
But wait: there’s more!
- Britain’s defense ministry says an Afghan man dressed in a police uniform killed three British soldiers Sunday.–British Defense Minister Philip Hammond called the incident “deeply tragic” but promised that those types of attacks would not “derail” or “distract” Britain in Afghanistan.