|Is it Mara, a demon (yaksha), a scary "guardian"? (Bighead4144/flickr.com)|
|Afghan girls (Marianne Elliott)|
|The face of Afghanistan (NationalGeographic.com)|
In addition, more than 850 troops from non-US NATO members have been killed, with the UK (441) and Canada (158) taking the biggest hits. What about the Afghan people -- the noncombatants, the children, the mothers, the elderly, the utterly innocent civilians living in crushing poverty worsened by Million Dollar Men out to rob, imprison, rape (sodomize), and murder them for sport with a wink and a nod from the CIA?
|Warlord Bush I (Republican naga king)|