posted on Mar, 1 2006 @ 03:09 AM
George W Bush , the US president made a unscheduled diversion to Afghanistan after a routine visit to India .
Amid great secrecy , Airforce one touched down at Baghram Airbase
BAGRAM AIR BASE, Afghanistan — President Bush made a surprise visit to Aghanistan on Wednesday, flying here secreterly to support its fledging
government in the face of rising violence from al-Qaida and Taliban militants.
Bush made a detour from a trip to India for a five-hour visit here that was not announced officially until Air Force One landed at this sprawling
military base north of Kabul.
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not to be unkind , but why ? call me cynical but its just a cheap shot publicity stunt
IMHO everyone is going to spin this to suit their own ends , I just wonder what the Afghans got out of it , apart from major disruption to their
[edit on 1-3-2006 by Thomas Crowne]
[edit on 5-3-2006 by asala]