189M To Send Tanks To Afghanistan: O'Connor

Posted on Wednesday, November 08 at 11:09 by 4Canada
Five of the 42-tonne monsters are already in operation with another 12 to be deployed in the next month. Some military experts and others have expressed concern the Leopards could further alienate Afghans already suspicious of foreign troops. During Tuesday’s questioning, Opposition Leader Bill Graham questioned O’Connor on whether recent air strikes and the use of tanks against insurgents hiding in villages is interfering with the delivery of aid to the Afghan people. http://tinyurl.com/y7e29f

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