Wikileaks has uncovered a mystery worthy of a Hitchcock film, involving a Canadian, the infamous Bagram prison, schizophrenia and the disappearance of a man into thin air.Khaled Samy Abdallah Ismail is an Canadian-Egyptian mistakenly captured in Kandah… . . . → Read More: What happened to Khaled Samy Abdallah Ismail?
I’m sure there will be paeans of praise for the now late mayor of Kandahar, particularly in the North American median. The Globe & Mail, for instance, suggests that Mayor Ghulam Haidar Hamidi was a reformer who was trying to root out corruption. Ho… . . . → Read More: RedBedHead: Taliban Makes Itself Popular By Killing NATO-Backed Crooks
This week’s slaying of Ahmad Wali Karzai, brother of Afghan President Hamid Karzai and a warlord/mobster with extensive power in Southern Afghanistan is a reminder that NATO and the Americans haven’t got the situation in Afghanistan under control. Not … . . . → Read More: RedBedHead: The Disaster That Is Afghanistan
Canadian LAVs, Afghanistan, by isafmedia
This week, Project Censored has released its annual list of top 25 censored news stories in a volume entitled Censored 2011: The Top Censored Stories of 2009-2010. An astounding article published by The Nation on November 11, 2009; How the US funds the Taliban, resurfaces as the main source . . . → Read More: World Headlines Review: Afghanistan: War, Power and Illusion