fix articles 17515, kandahar
100,000 Russian troops (tags)
could not do it...and Bush thinks he can
Liberated From Life (tags)
In early October, an Afghan woman, Nurgessa, roaming the deserted streets of Kandahar accompanied by her little boy said the following for the 'liberation' efforts of the United States of America: "Last night, while we were sleeping the Americans bombed our homes. When I woke up I saw Agha Gul [her husband] shattered into pieces and my other two sons had their heads blown away....
More Civilian Casualties (tags)
(Picture) An injured Afghan child waits for further medical treatment after air strikes in Kabul according to Qatar's Al-Jazeera satellite television network, October 21, 2001, in this footage released by Al-Jazeera. U.S. war planes began a third week of strikes by bombing the capital in blistering raids that officials said killed 18 civilians and wounded 23. REUTERS/Al-Jazeera TV
Al-Quaida, Taliban vow revenge as air raids continue (The Frontier Post) (tags)
WASHINGTON (APP): US planes punish Afghanistan but draw fire during a daylight raid Wednesday on the Taliban stronghold of Kandahar, as prime terrorist suspect Osama bin Laden renewed his call on all Muslims to attack US targets worldwide.As the United States claimed air supremacy over Afghanistan, Arab nations gave support to the fight against global terrorism but were cautious about the US action in Afghanistan.
U.S. Bombs Afghanistan (TEHRAN TIMES) (tags)
TEHRAN -- The United States on Sunday began its military operations against Afghanistan, bombing the major Afghan cities of Kabul, Kandahar and Jalalabad.