Friday, Nov 27th

Last update06:44:36 AM GMT

You are here News Domestic (USA) Agents say DEA is forcing them illegally to work in Afghanistan

Agents say DEA is forcing them illegally to work in Afghanistan

E-mail Print PDF

s the Obama administration ramps up the Drug Enforcement Administration's presence in Afghanistan, some special-agent pilots contend that they're being illegally forced to go to a combat zone, while others who've volunteered say they're not being properly equipped.

In interviews with McClatchy, more than a dozen DEA agents describe a badly managed system in which some pilots have been sent to Afghanistan under duress or as punishment for bucking their superiors.


Most Recent Related Stories...

Planned Parenthood gunman detained in Colorado Springs

Planned Parenthood gunman surrendersPolice have detained the suspected gunman accused of opening fire inside a Planned Parenthood facility in...

FBI warns NYPD about anti-Islam Arizona man who may try to confront Muslim group

John RitzheimerAfter tracing the cross-country movements of a menacing anti-Muslim rabble-rouser from Arizona, the FBI took the...

Oklahoma officer's trial defense attacks credibility of vulnerable black women

Daniel HoltzclawFour weeks into the trial of Daniel Holtzclaw, a former Oklahoma City police officer charged with...

Why Thanksgiving Is A 'National Day Of Mourning' For Some Americans

Thanksgiving is also a day of mouringWhen Cedric Cromwell sits down with his family for a meal on Thanksgiving each year, the...
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support!
TVNL Tee Shirt
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support!
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support!
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!