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Soviet war in Afghanistan.
In 1978, after witnessing India's nuclear test, Smiling Buddha, President Daud Khan initiated a military buildup to counter Pakistan's armed forces and Iranian military influence in Afghan politics. A final pre-war treaty, signed in December 1978, allowed the PDPA to call upon the Soviet Union for military support.
Soviet war in Afghanistan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Don't you think it would be more fruitful to offer some alternate suggestions here instead of just falling back on trite cliches? THis "we create terrorists" mantra gets pretty old after a while, since it shifts the reponsibility for behavior away from the perps and on to us, instead. We did not create the culture that produces all this terrorism. The best we can hope is to influence it and contain it.
"you're better off on Stormfront discussing how evil brown men are taking innocent white flowers." Infinite Chaos