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January 30, 2015 / 10 Shevat, 5775
 
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America Leaves Afghanistan to the Mercy of the Taliban and Iran

Iran is waiting for the United States to flee from Afghanistan in order to take control of it and its resources.
U.S. Army Lt. Col. Mark Martin shakes hands and laughs with Mawlawi Guhlam M. Ruhaani, at the conclusion of a key leader engagement in Farah City, Afghanistan, Dec. 29.

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Mark Martin shakes hands and laughs with Mawlawi Guhlam M. Ruhaani, at the conclusion of a key leader engagement in Farah City, Afghanistan
Photo Credit: U.S. Navy/HMC Josh Ives

Where have the Western academics been in recent years? Who among them has cautioned the leaders of the Western world about the terrible mistakes that they have made in Iraq and Afghanistan? Is their writing and research influenced perhaps by the money from the states of the Gulf that funds their research institutes and their research projects?

Originally published at Middle East and Terrorism

About the Author: Dr. Mordechai Kedar (Ph.D. Bar-Ilan U.) Served for 25 years in IDF Military Intelligence specializing in Arab political discourse, Arab mass media, Islamic groups and the Syrian domestic arena. A lecturer in Arabic at Bar-Ilan U., he is also an expert on Israeli Arabs.


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3 Responses to “America Leaves Afghanistan to the Mercy of the Taliban and Iran”

  1. AS FORMER HEAD OF RABBIS FOR ROMNEY I SAY CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 70% OF THE JEWS WHO VOTED FOR OBAMA/.

  2. My father helped the Shah of Afghanistan to learn how to establish brush factories there about sixty years ago.

    Many people have tried to improve Afghanistan.

    But it seems highly probable that the Taliban will be only rulers within a few years.

    Afghanistan, where 911 was hatched, raises the question of what military responses can be taken against grave threats. Military occupation in large areas seem impossible. What can limit their aggression?

  3. Abu Hamza says:

    Well you come to afghanistan you may do beter as you are a close relative of the pashtoon. Perheps you can understand the nature of the people and region. Dont blame usa and their allies they did what they could.

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