A spokeswoman from the Department of Defense says five U.S. troops have been killed by a roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan -- the first foreign troops killed this month around the country.
"I can confirm that 5 US troops were KIA today in Kandahar Province when their Stryker vehicle struck an IED," Jennifer D. Elzea, the spokeswoman said.
With the deaths, 47 members of the coalition have been killed so far this year, including 32 Americans.We hand that thieving bastard Karzai bags of cash every month to help with security? Why? Its a good source of petty cash?
The renewed violence came as Afghan President Hamid Karzai acknowledged that his government has been receiving funds from CIA for more than a decade as part of regular monthly assistance from the U.S. government.
Karzai told reporters at a news conference that the CIA's station chief in Kabul has assured him that regular funding the U.S. intelligence agency gives his government will not be cut off.Nuke that piece of shit country or bring our boys home. All of them.