posted on Dec, 30 2014 @ 03:47 PM
a reply to: circlemaker
They hit Kabul with cruise missiles on 9/11
itself, I believe!
This is questioned in some quarters but the Taliban were in the driver's seat in Afghanistan at the time and there were some heavy duty explosions
reported in Kabul on 9/11 that were believed to be cruise missiles. I don't know much about this story because I never really pursued it.
Here's a link to some links, if you are interested:
The US denied involvement in the attack on Kabul, which was said to have been mounted from helicopters flown by forces of US allies, the Northern
Alliance. Donald Rumsfeld strongly denied US involvement.
Here's how CNN reported it:
Tuesday, September 11, 2001
Report: Explosions Reported in Afghanistan
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Explosions lit up the night sky in Kabul, Afghanistan, CNN reported on Tuesday.
The Cable News Network showed footage of a series of flashes and flames in the Afghan capital.
``There are missiles flying across the city ... apparently large incoming missiles,'' a CNN reporter said.
The report came hours after a major terrorist attack on the United States destroyed New York's World Trade Center towers and damaged the Pentagon near
This next is not authoritative, but it is from a forum thread, contemporary with 9/11:
IT'S ON! Incoming missle fire impacting Kabul
Live footage on CNN showing explosions and incoming missles impacting Kabul, Afghanistan as we speak. (It's 2:30 am there)
There's some serious military xxxx going on...
And so it begins.
09-11-2001 11:11 PM
edit on 30-12-2014 by ipsedixit because: (no reason given)