Wednesday, April 11, 2012

If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is

Washington has relinquished control and final say over special operations night raids in Afghanistan to the Kabul government, but U.S. officials are quietly planning to ignore the agreement’s binding clauses.
from US Quietly Plans to Betray Afghan Pact on Night Raids

I thought that something smelled fishy about the reports that night raids as we know them were going to be halted, because they're actually one of the reasons for the "war."