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Why America Failed to ‘Win Hearts’ in Afghanistan: Oblivious of Culture, thought only of Materialism

Why America Failed in Afghanistan: Getty

  Herland Report: Why America Failed in Afghanistan: In many ways, arrogant leftist thinking—indeed, the leftist paradigm in its entirety—led to the disaster that is Afghanistan. Many, especially those of Afghan background, have made this clear in the aftermath of America’s withdrawal.  Consider the words of Baktash Ahadi, an Afghan-American who served as an interpreter for the U.S. military for years: How could …

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Afghanistan Graveyard of Empires: Marks Total Neo-Con Failure

Afghanistan Graveyard of Empires: Getty British Soldiers

  Herland Report: Afghanistan Graveyard of Empires: The United States came to Afghanistan to “look for Osama bin Laden.”  Twenty years on, after countless speeches about bringing democracy and women’s rights to Afghanistan, the U.S. is kicked out of the country in a remarkably public Taliban showdown, now labelled the Second Vietnam surrender.   The Taliban capture of Kabul may be the …

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Afghanistan displays the United States as a Failed State unable to protect its own

The United States as a Failed State: Afghanistan Kabul Getty

  Herland Report: The United States as a Failed State: As the United States seemingly flees Afghanistan in what is deemed “Saigon on steroids,” America demonstrates to the whole world its inability to protect its own citizens, the decadent state of its military, the utter failure of the neo-con push to “end extremist Islamism,” the sad display of President Biden, as …

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Afghanistan opium soaring 90 % of world production since US invasion

Afghanistan opium trade, Herland Report

  Herland Report: Afghan opium production is 40 times higher since the US-NATO invasion. About 90 percent of the world’s illegal opium is now estimated to come from Afghanistan, writes Mintpress. the U.S.-led NATO invasion of Afghanistan in 2001, the production of opium in the country has increased by 40 times according to Russia’s Federal Drug Control Service, fueling organized …

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Former president of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai: Extremism, heroin production exploded when US invaded

Hamid Karzai, RT, Herland Report

  Herland Report: Hamid Karzai: Billions of US dollars have been used to fight extremism, yet Islamic extremism is rampant more than ever before in Afghanistan. Why? Former President of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, speaks about these issues in this ground-breaking interview where he strongly condemns the detonation of America’s most powerful non-nuclear bomb on Afghan territory some time back. Hamid …

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