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Posted: 11/13/2001 11:05:11 AM EDT
[url]http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A22310-2001Nov13.html[/url]
[i]from article[/i] Missile Destroys Al-Jazeera Office By Kathy Gannon Associated Press Writer Tuesday, November 13, 2001; 2:23 PM KABUL, Afghanistan –– The Kabul office of the Arab satellite channel Al-Jazeera, which has been criticized by the United States for its coverage of the Afghan conflict, was hit early Tuesday by what the channel's director said was a U.S. missile.
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We [i]must[/i] have missed a keystroke or something! [:D]
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 11:08:05 AM EDT
How unfortunate.
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 11:11:33 AM EDT
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 11:16:11 AM EDT
RAF, No it's "Ain't war hell?" [argue] LOL
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 11:32:21 AM EDT
Yeah, the only independent voice beyond the control of US media interests. Let the spin continue...
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 1:33:51 PM EDT
It's about time.... Al-Jazeera has done nothing but enflame the religous views of the muslims with their one-sided reporting. Should have been done weeks ago. They do not represent anything but terroristic points of view in their reports and photographs. I would not be surprised if a terrorist cell was found operating in this company.
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 1:35:45 PM EDT
Oops, was that Al Jazeera we hit. No big loss. I just hope they don't do what Serbia did and rebuild it with 24 hours.
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 1:46:05 PM EDT
That guy must have damn good eyes to read "property of US government" on the side of that missle as it was screaming toward the building...
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 1:48:27 PM EDT
Originally Posted By trickshot: Yeah, the only independent voice beyond the control of US media interests. Let the spin continue...
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Independant my ass. All they did was parrot the Taliban line. The only spin is the paranoid anti-government crap that's being spun all too often on this message board.
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 1:49:09 PM EDT
We should send them a note apologizing for the accident. "Oopsie!" [:D] God Bless Texas
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 2:48:24 PM EDT
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Link Posted: 11/13/2001 3:10:31 PM EDT
raf, I'm pretty sure you're correct about the ground fire. I'm pretty sure I saw "Hanoi Jane Fonda" shooting at that missle with a .22 !! [:D]
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 3:13:46 PM EDT
Originally Posted By 5subslr5: raf, I'm pretty sure you're correct about the ground fire. I'm pretty sure I saw "Hanoi Jane Fonda" shooting at that missle with a .22 !! [:D]
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No way, she'd use a friggin' slingshot that was made in China.
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 3:16:21 PM EDT
All your Al-Jazeera news offices are belong to us. Set us up the bomb!
Link Posted: 11/13/2001 3:25:35 PM EDT
... tough shit
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