Our Shining Example of Democracy in the Middle East KABUL, Afghanistan - Violent anti-foreigner protests raged across the capital Monday after a U.S.
May 28, 2006

Our Shining Example of Democracy in the Middle East

KABUL, Afghanistan - Violent anti-foreigner protests raged across the capital Monday after a U.S. military truck crashed into traffic, touching off the worst rioting since the Taliban's ouster. At least eight people died and 107 were injured before Kabul's streets calmed. Chanting "Death to America," rioters stoned the U.S. convoy involved in the accident then headed to the center of town, ransacking offices of international aid groups and searching for foreigners in a display of rising resentment over civilian deaths in the war against insurgents...read on"

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