pullout: poll Archived February 22, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. 38 More than 10,000 people marched on the Pentagon. 75 Following the rally, the protesters marched along Whitehall to Downing Street where a delegation called on the British prime minister for the immediate withdrawal of British troops from Afghanistan, delivering a letter from British military families asking him to bring the troops home and. 19 Thousands of Pakistani tribesmen near the border with Afghanistan held a rally to protest against a missile attack that killed 80 people. At the time, 70 Canadian soldiers and one diplomat had been killed in Afghanistan. "Pakistanis protest against US alliance". Archived from the original on February 3, 2011. Retrieved erving British soldier leads 5,000 in Afghan war protest in central London "Protesters urge end to Afghan war".
On Saturday October 27, 2007, rallies took place in 22 different Canadian cities to protest against the Canadian military mission in Afghanistan. A b Kennedy, Frances; Palmer, James. A b "More than 10,000 march on Pentagon, leading war profiteers". Military occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan, and against Canada's involvement in the.S.-led war in Afghanistan. Even if they achieve that, the period from now until then will be as long as the first World War. The protesters marched more than.5 miles through the city, entertained by performers who sang anti-war folk songs. 76 See also edit References edit a b Afghanistan, US mark 10 years of war "US had 'frighteningly simplistic' view of Afghanistan, says McChrystal".
64 At the nato military summit in Lisbon, British prime minister David Cameron promised that the withdrawal of British combat troops from Afghanistan by 2015 was a "firm deadline" that would be met. Its inability to rein in corruption, establish the rule of law, provide security, or otherwise perform basic governance functions leads Afghans to turn to local rulers, militias, and the Taliban, further undermining the governments influence. This prevents the United States from engaging in the leadership targeting that proved successful in devastating Al Qaida in Iraqs ranks at the end of the last decade.
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Involvementthough the fact that so many respondents reported that they dont know what they think suggests the depressing reality that most Americans simply do not follow Americas longest war. A b c "Protest in London marks 10 years of war in Afghanistan". Ending the Pakistani sanctuary completely would a massive change in policy in Islamabad and probably.S. Bombing campaign in 2001, showed that the majority 57 of Britons want Western troops withdrawn from Afghanistan immediately. Under the Obama administration, drone strikes quadrupled from less than 50 under the Bush administration to more than 220 in the past three years. "Police Brutally Attack Funk the War".
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