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The Afghans threw stones and set two vehicles ablaze after a NATO SUV driven by two U.S. contractors was involved in a traffic accident that killed four Afghans.
DynCorp International confirmed that its employees, working on a program sponsored by the State Department, were involved in the accident.
In a statement, DynCorp said "Our condolences go out to the families of those who were killed or injured. An investigation is under way."
The Associated Press reported that Ahmad Jawid, an Afghan at the scene, asked: "Are we not Muslims? Are we not from Afghanistan? Infidels are here and they are ruling us. Why?"
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Originally posted by pavil
I would let the Afghans alone to torture and murder each other with their petty system of warlords and clans if we could be sure they would not allow AQ back in. Unfortunately we can't be assured of that.
They (the Afghans) don't seem to grasp the concept of being a nation. Makes it very hard to "nation build" such a dysfunctional place. At least the Iraqi's stepped up and took ownership of their country. If we left Afghanistan, it would just devolve into a bunch of feudal like kingdoms.