Another Obama War? With Pakistan?

Pakistan stops NATO supplies after deadly raid

By Shams Momand
YAKKAGHUND, Pakistan | Sat Nov 26, 2011 3:45pm EST

(Reuters) – NATO helicopters and fighter jets attacked two military outposts in northwest Pakistan on Saturday, killing as many as 28 troops and plunging U.S.-Pakistan relations deeper into crisis.
Pakistan retaliated by shutting down NATO supply routes into Afghanistan, used for sending in nearly half of the alliance’s land shipments. It also said it would ask U.S. forces to quit an air base used for CIA drone strikes on militants.
The attack is the worst incident of its kind since Pakistan uneasily allied itself with Washington following the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States.
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Alice Wolf
8 years ago

Since neither of the NATO commanders says they had no idea how this could have occured, except a tactical occurance calling their troops over to the bornder, and are looking into it, and sending condolences, it is really mysterious. The meeting in Cairo about Syria and the sanctions etc is due Sunday, and that was the hot spot wasn’t it. The forces behind this last diabolical attack have to be utterly desperate, they are really working hard to trigger World War Three. Russia and China were very clear last week that they are beginning to question President Obama’s agenda, and… Read more »

8 years ago
Reply to  Alice Wolf

Uh? [Scratches head.]

Alice Wolf
8 years ago

You may well scratch your head. It is indeed very perplexing to discover that President Obama just gets to murder people, men, women and children, by any means possible, and we are not ever given a real reason for much of his bloodshedding. He just says that it’s all about helping people and Congress doesn’t need to get involved because it won’t take long and anyway he has to go out on the golf course now so we better shut up and let him do his thing. Right? We can be puzzled but not enough to allow this guy to… Read more »