"We Are Not Happy"

by
Abby Zimet

Deaths of Afghan civilians
by NATO
troops have more than doubled this year, despite much-touted measures by
Gen. Stanley McChrystal meant to protect them. NATO troops
"accidentally" killed 72 civilians in the past three months, up from 29
last year, NATO statistics show. Who knows how many were injured. What
will it take for these people to figure out This Isn't Working? A photo
essay of civilian casualties is here.
Warning: graphic.

"I believe the perception caused by civilian casualties
is one of the most dangerous enemies we face." - Gen. McChrystal at his
confirmation hearing.

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