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#1 American troops see Afghan soldiers as "traitorous, lazy, drug-addled and corrupt."
Afghan soldiers proudly see themselves as "traitorous, lazy, drug-addled and corrupt."
Posted by Besoeker 2012-02-29 08:51||
#2 This is why we had a Phoenix program in Vietnam. The ARVN was riddled with Viet Cong and just plain worthless types. So part of the program was to create elite units that *were* trustworthy and loyal to their country. And *these* units got all the action, and far more perks, whereas the less trustworthy units got rural checkpoint duty.
Posted by Anonymoose 2012-02-29 09:12||