Ya know....I think this was supposed to be a joke. Somebody said these guys were serious. I don't know. Either way, I thought it dang funny.
SNIPER MONKEY!!!!! Could you visualize King Kong atop the Empire State Building with a fifty caliber? Those biplanes wouldn't stand a chance.
You won't be able to tell the Taliban from the monkeys!!!..............
Taliban training primates
By LEONARD GREENE
Last Updated: 9:18 AM, July 13, 2010
Taliban terrorists have a secret weapon to destroy the infidel American enemy — monkey marksmen.
According to The People’s Daily in China, the Taliban in Afghanistan is “training monkeys to use weapons to attack American troops.”
The newspaper’s bizarre story says the Islamic insurgents have drafted macaques and baboons to be all that they can be, arming them with AK-47
rifles, machine guns and trench mortars in the Waziristan tribal region near the border between Pakistan and Afghanistan.
The monkeys, being rewarded with bananas and peanuts, are being turned into snipers at a secret Taliban training base.
The newspaper says “photos have been widely spread by media agencies and Web sites across the world.”
One of those sites is the Pakistan Defense Forum, which has pictures of gun-toting monkeys, and makes the wild claim that a monkey-soldier program was
first launched by the CIA in Vietnam.
“Today, the Taliban forces have given the American troops some of their own medicine,” The People’s Daily said.
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