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A 52-year-old Highland Park father is one of two U.S. citizens charged with agreeing to sell missiles and other weapons to the Taliban for their use against American troops in Afghanistan, according to a complaint unsealed by federal prosecutors in Manhattan last week.
Oded Orbach, born in Israel, was among seven men arrested in an international sting operation by the Drug Enforcement Administration. Paid informants posing as Taliban representatives conspired with the men to ship narcotics through West Africa — with a portion intended for the United States — and to use the proceeds to b
Originally posted by starwarsisreal
In reality it's the military industrial complex that fund the Taliban I believe they are setting up innocent Americans to cover their dirty work
Originally posted by backinblack
reply to post by searching4truth
I wonder if the news link singles out Oded Orbach merely because he was born in Israel or because he was the main person involved..
Some will have a field day if it's seen an Israeli is trying to sell weapons to the Taliban to kill american troops..
Oh, I don't think so, the article is from the Chicago Tribune website, and he lived in one surrounding suburbs, so they were highlighting the local connection to the sting. Further down the article they did mention the others charged, but they were not from the Chicago area.