Afghanistan: Who’s really behind the Kabul attacks?

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September 14, 2011
The Christian Science Monitor    
Posted in PND News

"US Ambassador to Afghanistan Ryan Crocker blamed the Taliban faction known as the Haqqani Network for a 20-hour terror attack in the heart of Kabul, despite broader Taliban claims of responsibility. Some analysts view the US coalition’s focus on blaming the Haqqani faction for many recent attacks around Kabul to be a tactic to salvage nascent peace negotiations with the Taliban's more mainstream leaders." [editor's note: Strange tactic, using acts of war to promote peace talks? Oh yeah, I forgot; USA Inc. does it every day! - SAT] (09/14/11)  

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