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Response to MadHound (Reply #3)

Thu May 3, 2012, 11:41 PM

4. While I'm

One U.S. officer says that not only can many Afghan soldiers not read or write, but many can't even count. The U.S. tries to get around that in some novel ways. In some cases trainers draw a rectangle in the dirt for Afghan commanders who can't tell how many soldiers they should have. The Americans say that if the soldiers standing at attention fill the rectangle, that's a full complement.


...sure some people will believe anything, some out of desperation, the above is utter bullshit, and no reason for continuing a war.

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