September 12, 2013
Editor’s note: U.S. government has routinely funded this kind of
terrorist activity for political gain. See Alex’s 2009 break down on the
Taliban and al-Qaeda below.
Three police and four attackers reported killed after car bomb and gun attack near US compound in city of Herat.
At least three people and have been killed and 17 others injured in
an apparent Taliban attack targeting the United States consulate in
The attack began at about 6am local time (2am GMT) on Friday with a
powerful car bomb explosion about 60m from the consulate compound, said
Sayed Fazlullah Wahidi, the governor of Herat province.