Say What? Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan Meeting to Discuss Afghan War?

Personally, I think the idea of US having bases in Afghanistan from now into eternity is a really bad idea but tell me again who are our allies supposed to be? Maybe this should be another wake up call to what countries think they have long term interest in not letting Afghanistan control its own future?

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ISLAMABAD: 

The United States’ decision to set up six permanent military bases in Afghanistan will be the focus of talks when the presidents of Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan meet in Tehran on June 25, an official told The Express Tribune on Friday.

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Five days community service for sexually assaulting hotel maid?

The real slime-balls here are the prosecutors who “defend” their going along with 5-days community service by implying that assault not-so-bad and “victim” is tainted by wanting compensation.

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Egyptian Banker Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting Hotel Maid, Sentenced To 5 Days Community Service

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The Egyptian banking executive who was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a maid at the Pierre Hotel decided to plead guilty. Mahmoud Abdel Salam Omar entered the plea yesterday and was sentenced to five days community service. His lawyer said he completed the community service already (soup kitchen work)
Service of a $5 million lawsuit speaks to her motivation from the beginning – loudly and clearly.”

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German Interior Minister: Next Anti-Terrorist Meeting with Christians?

Only Muslims have terrorists in their community? Neo-Nazi, and anarchist wannabe terrorists are not the responsibility of Christian community? Could it be that government is still trying to stay in power by appealing to German racists?

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German interior minister urges Muslims to combat militancy

“We want to stand up to the radicalization and misuse of religion together,” he said. “All citizens of this country, no matter what our political tendency or religion, must take on the fight against radicalism and terror.”

Hans-Peter Friedrich (C) leads a meeting with religious community leaders, Politicians and emergency services staff

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