Unnh Joe? About that drone strike?

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Yannow the one who took out the suicide bomber a month ago? From The New York Times:

Times Investigation: In U.S. Drone Strike, Evidence Suggests No ISIS Bomb
It was the last known missile fired by the United States in its 20-year war in Afghanistan, and the military called it a “righteous strike” — a drone attack after hours of surveillance on Aug. 29 against a vehicle that American officials thought contained an ISIS bomb and posed an imminent threat to troops at Kabul’s airport.

But a New York Times investigation of video evidence, along with interviews with more than a dozen of the driver’s co-workers and family members in Kabul, raises doubts about the U.S. version of events, including whether explosives were present in the vehicle, whether the driver had a connection to ISIS, and whether there was a second explosion after the missile struck the car.

And the reality:

Times reporting has identified the driver as Zemari Ahmadi, a longtime worker for a U.S. aid group. The evidence suggests that his travels that day actually involved transporting colleagues to and from work. And an analysis of video feeds showed that what the military may have seen was Mr. Ahmadi and a colleague loading canisters of water into his trunk to bring home to his family.

While the U.S. military said the drone strike might have killed three civilians, Times reporting shows that it killed 10, including seven children, in a dense residential block.

Much more at the site.  Some excellent reporting. Our soldiers are the best in the world.  Alas, their leaders are corrupt to the core. Corrupt in thought, word and deed. Time for heads to roll but not until the deep-state gets its power revoked. We need to start turning over the rocks and see what slithers out of the light. Evil is afoot.

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