Copied with thanks from the International Socialism Website. Afghanistan is one of the poorest countries on earth. More than a million Afghans have died in 30 years of war, and almost everyone has lost someone close to them. In every country in Europe majorities in opinion polls are against participation in the Afghan war. Yet the media still present it as a good war.
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An Army officer serving a year sentence for murder in military prison on Fort Leavenworth , Kansas, is expected to have his case reviewed by a civilian court soon. The civilian review comes after former 1st Lt. Clint Lorance , 34, had an appeal rejected by military judges two years ago. On July 2, , Lorance gave orders to his soldiers to fire on three unarmed Afghan men on a motorcycle near their patrol. One soldier initially fired two shots, missed and watched as the Afghan men came to a stop, dismounted their bike and walked towards the Afghan National Army soldiers who were at the front of the U. The Afghan soldiers gestured for the motorcyclists to leave.
The procurement, in order to obtain, directly or indirectly, a financial or other material benefit, of the illegal entry of a person into a country of which the person is not a national or a permanent resident. An act of recruiting, transporting, transferring, harboring, or receiving a person through use of force, coercion, or other means, for the purpose of exploiting them. More refugees originate from Afghanistan than any other country in the world. Repeated bouts of armed conflict—most recently the increasingly violent battle between the Taliban and the Afghan government and its international backers—have driven millions of Afghans to become refugees since the s. As of , the vast majority of Afghan refugees, according to UN data, lived in Pakistan and Iran, with roughly 1. As of , at least half a million or so had been given other forms of temporary status in Iran. Millions of other Afghans have also fled violence and insecurity, as well as loss of livelihood, but for various reasons have not registered as refugees or have sought other protective status, or lost their status at some point.
Your question may be answered by sellers, manufacturers, or customers who purchased this item, who are all part of the Amazon community. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Please enter a question. Afghanistan also known as Afghanestan is located in South Central, Asia. Its capital is Kabul and is home to over 30 Million people. Skip to main content. Image Unavailable Image not available for Color:. Kings Of NY. Color: Black.