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Author Topic:   Osama Bin Laden Gets What He Gives
sfs
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Message 33 of 98 (614228)
05-02-2011 10:09 PM
Reply to: Message 31 by Dr Adequate
05-02-2011 8:50 PM


I've been giddy all day. And no, I don't expect it to make much difference to anything in the world at large, but that's not the point.

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sfs
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Message 70 of 98 (614652)
05-05-2011 4:07 PM
Reply to: Message 66 by dronestar
05-05-2011 1:13 PM


Re: Regarding Rhetoric, Emotions, Irony and Healing
dronester writes:
The mujahideen were significantly financed, armed and trained by the United States which spawned Bin Laden, whom caused 9/11. Look up "blowback" sometime.
There is no question that the U.S. financed and armed Afghan mujahideen. I gather that there is a great deal of debate over whether the U.S. had anything at all to do with bin Laden or the other foreign fighters in Afghanistan.
Allegations of CIA assistance to Osama bin Laden - Wikipedia

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