U.S. Maintains Presence In Afghanistan To Facilitate Opium Trafficking

It kind of makes you wonder what we’ve really been doing in the Middle East all these years. Most of the people that our government blamed for 9/11 are either dead or captured. Yet our wars and involvement there continue. Since Obama’s been in office, our troop presence in Afghanistan has increased from a little over 32,000 in 2009 to as high as 98,000 in 2010. CNS News pointed out that as of October of this year, there are still about 60,000 U.S. troops in Afghanistan. While our troop Read more […]