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Russian Helicopters Afghanistan

Questions Over $1 Billion U.S. Purchase Of Russian Helicopters For Afghan Military

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 12.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The deal looked sketchy from the start. To outfit Afghanistan's security forces with new helicopters, the Pentagon bypassed U.S. ...

Clueless in Afghanistan -- and Washington

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

If we can't imagine the surpassing strangeness of our arrangements for making war in lands thousands of miles from the U.S., then we can't begin to imagine how the world sees us, which means that we're blind to our own madness.