Sunday, November 15, 2009

British preparing Taliban for Spring offensive against Americans

"November 15, 2009 (LPAC)—The London Guardian on Friday, Nov. 13, boasted that top British officials are promoting a "strategic" bargain between the Karzai government and Taliban, including the top Taliban leadership, operating from across the border in Pakistan.
The proposal would lift UN sanctions against "reconciled Talibs," would integrate Taliban foot soldiers into the security services, return to power many Taliban "shadow governors" and senior commanders, and strike a grand bargain with the top Taliban leadership, who are running the insurgency from safe-havens inside Pakistan.
"At the same time that the Brits are carrying out their typical gang-countergang efforts, Prime Minister Gordon Brown continues to pressure President Obama to boost U.S. forces in Afghanistan...."