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10 years Blood for Oil War vs Afghanistan-Protest
Date Friday October 07
Time 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location Details
New Federal Building, 7th & Mission Sts.
San Francisco , California
Event Type Other
Organizer/Author
End All the Wars & Occupations—Afghanistan, Iraq, Palestine, Libya, Haiti . . .
Money for Jobs, Healthcare & Schools—Not for the Pentagon

Friday, October 7, 2011 will be the exact 10th anniversary of the U.S./NATO war on the people of Afghanistan. Hundreds of thousands of Afghani people have been killed, wounded and displaced, and thousands of U.S. and NATO forces killed and wounded. The Iraq and Afghanistan wars cost more than $126 billion per year at a time when social programs are being slashed.

The true and brutal character of the U.S. strategy to "win hearts and minds" of the Afghani population was described by a Marine officer, quoted in a recent ANSWER Coalition statement:

“You can’t just convince them [Afghani people] through projects and goodwill,” another Marine officer said. “You have to show up at their door with two companies of Marines and start killing people. That’s how you start convincing them.”

THE WAR AGAINST AFGHANISTAN IS TO STEAL THE OIL FROM THE CASPIAN SEA. See
http://911review.org/brad.com/archives/oil/pipeline_routes_Caspian.html

Flyer is at http://www.answercoalition.org/sf/assets/pdfs/oct-7-flyer.pdf
Added to the calendar on Thursday Jul 7th, 2011 7:51 AM

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