Black People Politics : Afghans Angry Over Quran Burnings Attack Us Base

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  1. Keita Kenyatta

    Keita Kenyatta going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

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    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan police on Thursday fired shots in the air to disperse hundreds of protesters who tried to break into an American military base in the country's east to vent their anger over this week's Quran burnings incident.
    The fresh violence came one day after clashes between Afghan troops and protesters broke out in the capital and in three eastern provinces over the incident, leaving at least seven people dead and dozens wounded.
    The Quran burnings have roiled Afghans and set off riots in an illustration of the intensity of the anger at what they perceive as foreign forces flouting their laws and insulting their culture. The U.S. has apolo

    http://news.yahoo.com/afghans-angry-over-quran-burnings-attack-us-084708643.html
     
  2. Destee

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    I went and got the last sentence above, to be sure it read like i thot ... that they rec'd an apology.

    The U.S. has apologized for the burnings, which took place at a military base near Kabul, and said it was a mistake.

    My first thought is, they did get an apology, we didn't get that from the US Government.

    But iono ... they aint look'n too satisfied with it.

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    they don't get mad when a suicide bomber blows up a mosque…..
     
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    Give it a few weeks or so and they'll do just that or some market. I'm being very serious.
     
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