Thursday, May 16, 2013
Six Americans killed in Kabul bombing today--in 11th year of our war there--and barely gets a mention on NYT home page. Juan Cole comments plus video. At least the Times is highlighting continuing disturbing rise in military suicides despite end of Iraq fighting (for us). I've been writing about this since, oh, 2003. Rates ahead of civilians now, in switch.
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