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7 Americans among 11 dead in Afghan helicopter crash

We need to ratchet up the pressure and make this an issue in the mainstream.

These headlines are getting tiresome and it's seems our countrymen are more interested in fantasy football picks while PEOPLE ARE DYING for what?

(CNN) -- Seven American service members were among the 11 people killed in a helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, NATO's International Security Assistance Force said.
Three members of the Afghan National Security Forces and an Afghan civilian interpreter also died in the crash of the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter. The precise location of the crash was not released.
The cause of the crash is under investigation, the ISAF said in a news release.

More at CNN.
http://www.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/afghanistan-violenc...




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Time to bring them

all home!

This should kick up the death toll over 3000

As of 5 August 2012, there have been 2,997 coalition deaths in Afghanistan as part of ongoing coalition operations (Operation Enduring Freedom and ISAF) since the invasion in 2001.

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