TV News LIES

Friday, Sep 22nd

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News International Hamid Karzai blames Britain for Taliban resurgence

Hamid Karzai blames Britain for Taliban resurgence

E-mail Print PDF

Karzai claims Brown has threatened to withdraw British troops from Helmand province, where 31 of them have died this year, if the president reinstates two provincial governors sacked for alleged dealings in the heroin trade.

One of them is Sher Mohammed Akhundzada, the former governor of Helmand, who was forced out under British pressure two years ago after nine tons of opium and heroin were discovered in his basement. Karzai’s plan to reinstate the governors has alarmed western diplomats in Kabul and dismayed British officials.

However, the Taliban have made advances since Akhundzada’s departure and drug production has increased. Karzai believes Britain’s “interference” is to blame.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Mexico quake: Rescuers try to reach girl trapped in school rubble

Mexico quake: resucers trying to reach girl trapped in schoolRescuers looking for survivors beneath a collapsed schoolhouse in Mexico City are trying to pinpoint the...

Mexico death toll rises as volunteers join frantic search for quake survivors

Mexico earthquake:Sept. 2017Rescue workers backed by an army of untrained volunteers searched for survivors buried under mounds of...

North Korea: Trump signs new order to widen sanctions

Trump signs new sanctions against N.Korea US President Donald Trump has signed a new order that boosts sanctions against North Korea over...

There is meddling in Germany's election — not by Russia, but by U.S. right wing

German election deals with US right wing interference Less than a week before Sunday's vote that is likely to hand German Chancellor Angela Merkel a fourth...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!