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DrDebug Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-14-06 09:35 AM
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85. Countries participating in Afghanistan
Edited on Fri Jul-14-06 09:37 AM by DrDebug
Like I said in the OP: There is a direct link between 9/11 and Afghanistan and that link is very clear. Because it is usually a coalition nowadays like we have seen in Haiti and Equatorial Guinea, let's look at the countries involved in Afghanistan:

Over 1,000 troops
United States +/- 18,000 *
France +/- 4,500 *
Canada +/- 2,500 *
Germany +/- 2,250 *
United Kingdom +/- 1,800 *
Netherlands +/- 1,500 *

Less than 1,000 troops or unknown
Australia +/- 300
Bahrain vessels
Croatia military police
Czech Republic special forces
Denmark special forces
Italy warships
Japan naval support
Jordan mine clearing
Lithuania 40
Poland 93
Portugal 152
New Zealand +/- 50
Northern Alliance
Norway F16s
Romania 25
Spain +/- 400

* Countries with citizens featured in the 9/11 investigation.

Other countries who have seen thus far are: Israel, Kuwait, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates playing a less important role, or more behind-the-scenes like Saudi Arabia and the Russians were probably hired because of previous experience.

Is it a coincidence that the countries had at least several citizens playing a hands-on role, also committed more than 1,000 troops? Is this the Coalition of the Bloody. It does explain the pretty fierce dissent of Canada, France and Germany when they discovered that Iraq was also added to the wish list.
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