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Osama Bin Laden was within military reach when the Bush administration allowed him to disappear into the mountains of Afghanistan rather than pursue him with a massive military force, a new Senate report says.
The report asserts that the failure to get the terrorist leader when he was at his most vulnerable in December 2001 - three months after the 9/11 attacks - led to today's reinvigorated insurgency in Afghanistan.
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Originally posted by schrodingers dog
reply to post by Imagir
Well off course they let him slip away ...
Can't very well start wars if you don't have any evil carrots to chase.
Originally posted by projectvxn
reply to post by Janky Red
I'm right here. Aren't you anti-big government? Because this is the result of big government and the corruption that comes with it. War is just a big government program no more effective than any other monstrosity we let these idiots get away with.
Originally posted by Imagir
I find this news absolutely devastating and amazing!
How many Hundred of thousands civil deads could have saved?
How many military deads Americans, English, Italians, Spanish .....?
How many massacres and suffering in less in the world?
How much blood?
How many tears?
How many sons and mothers and fathers?
How it would be changed the world economy and our existence in all these years?