Still more indication of the madness of our adventure in Afghanistan, and of the impossibility of distinguishing Islamic jihadists from peaceful Muslims who are genuinely on our side. Not that anyone cares. “NATO: 3 western advisers killed in Afghanistan,” from The Associated Press, July 23 (thanks to Bill):
KABUL, Afghanistan””Three civilian police training advisers, two American and one British, were killed over the weekend by an Afghan policeman at a training academy in western Afghanistan, Afghan officials and a NATO official said on Monday.
In a separate incident, the NATO official said two service members with the U.S.-led coalition were wounded on Monday when an Afghan soldier opened fire on them in northern Afghanistan. No other details have been disclosed about that shooting….
Afghan security forces or militants dressed in their uniforms have been killing a rising number of coalition forces, but they have not been specifically targeting civilian contractors working for the coalition. So far this year, 26 foreign troops have been killed in this type of attack….