February 1st, 2011
05:55 PM ET

U.S. commander: Spring to bring new tactics by Taliban

A recent lull in Taliban resistance will not last, says a top commander who adds that come spring, the insurgents will be back on the offensive in Afghanistan, perhaps with assassination teams.

Despite the dismal prediction by the number-two American commander in Afghanistan, Lt. Gen. David Rodriguez painted a positive picture of American and international war efforts there, but warned the Taliban will be back on the offensive when spring arrives.

Winter in Afghanistan is so brutal, the Taliban tend to hunker down and refit so they can launch offensives in the spring.

Rodriguez expects the Taliban, which was hit hard by an increase in coalition attacks in 2010, to try new tactics this spring in an effort to rollback coalition military gains.

"Yes, assassination hit teams, IEDs (improvised explosive devices, or roadside bombs), indirect things. They will not be as direct in their confrontations as they were last year, I believe," Rodriguez told journalists at a press conference Tuesday.

The general expects Taliban hit teams to target civilian leaders who have taken over in areas that the Taliban used to control before coalition offensive operations.

But it's not just those who oppose the Taliban that are being killed.

"They're killing their own," Rodriguez said. "You've got to understand that, in that insurgency, there's a hierarchy of the most committed to the least committed. And they have been going after the people who were part of their efforts before, but who are on the lower scale, who are trying to turn over and support their government."

The Taliban's tactic of turning on their own comes after coalition success in places like Kabul, the capital.

"There were very few spectacular attacks in 2010. In fact, we went almost seven months without one, which is the longest on record in the last several years," Rodriguez said of Kabul.

The troops, including Afghan National Army forces, are doing a much better job of finding caches of weapons that the Taliban relied on, Rodriguez observed. In In the last 12 weeks, troops found and destroyed 1,250 caches, in the same period a year ago they found only 163 caches.

Those gains have come at a cost, as 2010 was the deadliest year of the war so far for U.S. troops. Nearly 500 troops were killed; another 25 troops were killed in January of this year.

As for the July 2011 deadline to start withdrawing U.S. forces from Afghanistan, Rodriguez hinted that Herat, in the west, might be one place to start. Herat, he said is "largely free from violent incidents and ready to transition to Afghan lead very soon."

Rodriguez also addressed the issue of militants hiding in Pakistani safe haven. He said that it would help if Pakistan could go after those insurgents in North Waziristan, but even if that doesn't happen, it doesn't mean "mission failure" of the U.S. effort in Afghanistan.

In spite of what he sees as many successes against the insurgents, Rodriguez said "the Taliban's not on the ropes yet."

soundoff (421 Responses)
  1. Dindy..

    Dan ..thank you for February 3rd and 5th post. Your Mom is blessed through the divinity of God if she could forgive like that. I am better now after Jesus came to my life. Yet I need to practice more. So many are dying and I had hard time bringing up my children .I worry abut their and other children future as the way this world is. As you also agree this is the time Jesus talked about in Matthew chapter 24 🙁

    February 6, 2011 at 4:02 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Why do You People insist of forcing Your beliefs on Others??? There is only One GOD and it isn't Jesus!!!

      February 7, 2011 at 3:06 pm | Report abuse |
  2. roland

    Don't give them idea's they don't know yet.

    February 5, 2011 at 10:22 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Dan: What He Means there is only one GOD and that is the GOD the Jews Pray to!!!

      February 7, 2011 at 3:04 pm | Report abuse |
  3. LarryKegel(US Army)

    They aren't much better than the Muslin when it comes to Their People!!! You just hear more about it with the Muslin... Because The News Casters can't get in That part of the World as Easy as they can in the Middle East...

    February 5, 2011 at 6:25 pm | Report abuse |
  4. YakboiAndSelerno

    Keep posting please. The more you post, the more you reinforce most people's perception that islame as a racist, oppressing, and terrorist organization. Keep up the good work.

    February 5, 2011 at 12:59 pm | Report abuse |
  5. LarryKegel(US Army)

    Gee Rob,will you get hold of yourself???

    February 5, 2011 at 10:21 am | Report abuse |
  6. beasterdamas

    And for the Americans new tactics...New ROE's shoot first ask questions later...Kill or be killed...When in doubt kill and always double up on your explosive weight...Don't walk near parked cars or buses...Don't walk in tight formations...Spread out...Be like children walk like Indians...Keep your head on a swivel...Come home alive...

    February 5, 2011 at 4:30 am | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      Americans will continue to die in Afghanistan, as Taliban are unpredictable.

      February 5, 2011 at 9:41 am | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        It won't be long before They either all Die are make Peace with the US,NATO and Afghanistan!!!

        February 5, 2011 at 6:22 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Ten years passed. How many years do you need ?

        February 8, 2011 at 2:47 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      What do You think is better for the US to wait for Them to Bomb Our People Instead??? If They would listen to what They are told They would be killed!!!

      February 5, 2011 at 6:20 pm | Report abuse |
  7. roland

    We need to setup NATO-ARAB ally spys or special forces to counter, hunt, battle and defeat the Taliban and Al-quida.

    February 5, 2011 at 12:16 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      What do You think the US and NATO has been trying to do!!!

      February 5, 2011 at 6:19 pm | Report abuse |
  8. LarryKegel(US Army)

    I think Saddam is a 13 year old Child!!!

    February 4, 2011 at 4:50 pm | Report abuse |
  9. georgel

    I guess you are right the church has done wrong. Not enough punishment

    February 4, 2011 at 2:01 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      GOD will Punish Them in GODS own time!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 5:00 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        you are correct Larry .

        February 5, 2011 at 3:01 am | Report abuse |
  10. IGuessSaddamLikesSheep


    February 4, 2011 at 1:29 pm | Report abuse |
  11. saddam

    So no one dares to comment on church abuse you see why the priests continue to do whatever they want with your children you agree with them

    February 4, 2011 at 12:15 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      That is old news!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:59 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago,IL

      Their punishment is up to the judicial system and God Himself. Not all priests are as you think as not all Muslims are extremists. so keep your judgments to yourself or you also shall be judged, but I hear that God shows mercy to the dumb!

      February 7, 2011 at 11:51 am | Report abuse |
  12. Saddam

    The only people that will go to heaven are Christian's....Arabs and Jews will go to hell!

    February 4, 2011 at 10:57 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      I know You will but the Jews won't!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:58 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Larry – you are a fanatic religious ignorant.

        February 5, 2011 at 3:11 am | Report abuse |
  13. saddam

    Going to church is worst than going to jail if you add up all the crimes commited by prisioners in all the jails of the world it wouldnt add up to a single case of molestation by one priest. Remember what happens in jail to any person that molests children(they kill him) so you can know from this that prisioners have more moral values than priests or church followers what a shame

    February 4, 2011 at 10:56 am | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      Saddam ..It takes time before you see other people's views because of the time differences in the countries and other work load we have . Here we have floods in North east also God has spared me.

      February 5, 2011 at 3:04 am | Report abuse |
  14. saddam

    Can you imagine being the father of a molested son or being yourself molestated when you were young? Pls answer what would you do? How would you feel? How would everyone in your family look at you knowing that you were molested by non other than a "holy" priest

    February 4, 2011 at 10:37 am | Report abuse |
  15. saddam

    There is no greater event on earth (not even the splitting of the seas) that can compare to church (yes all churches)abuse and you have seen how they are experts in keeping this quiet sure they are making billions with their false sermons and virgins and saints you guys keep it up you are doing a good job supporting this hideous false priests

    February 4, 2011 at 10:29 am | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      sADDAM ...That is why I always tell people to listen to what God says..in spirit not what human say.

      February 4, 2011 at 10:11 pm | Report abuse |
  16. Jhon Chirst

    when will we hear osama is dead man???? http://www.thenewstribe.co.uk/beta/?p=7645

    February 4, 2011 at 10:21 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      You will be dead before Obama will be!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:57 pm | Report abuse |
  17. saddam

    Dan there are no revelations these are true sins and blessed by all the popes since the creation of the church

    February 4, 2011 at 10:20 am | Report abuse |
  18. saddam

    Dan go to your church and kiss the priest that molests your children, your "almighty" is very happy with the sins commited by your holy people (take your children and leave them in church the whole day(if you dare)tell them to do everything that their priest tells them to do and the holy ghost too will do the same thing sinners

    February 4, 2011 at 10:10 am | Report abuse |
  19. saddam

    You are talking about divine things told by priests who molest boys and girls. What a ridiculous religion it was never heard that you can pray in a church and at the same time molest children and you call us extremists and fanatics so what do you call your priests that you adore so much I think you people are really sick you venerate the guy who molests your sons and daughters

    February 4, 2011 at 9:58 am | Report abuse |
  20. saddam

    Dan dont believe in you think you know because you are far far far away from reality and real religion, you still believe these events took place but everybody knows the church with all of their sins had to invent all kind of things to hide their sins like adultery, molesting children since its creation (this is the worst crime that exists its worst than killing people) what a shame and you still adore them its like you too commited these crimes pls get real and do not support children molestation by priests and gay priests if it was my religion I would have burned all of them

    February 4, 2011 at 9:52 am | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..


      February 4, 2011 at 9:54 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago,IL

      Saddam does the Koran tell you to take the law upon yourself and kill those who sin against others? God says in His Holy Bible that He inspired the wise men, the prophets and the scribes to write, that vengeance is His and He clearly states in His commandments "thou shall not kill"! But I guess because of your divinity all you Islamic extremist get a pass on that one huh? I am not defending the sins of the priesthood, the Vatican must take up the matter and heal the Catholic Church and for that matter I am not Catholic anyway and I do not believe that any one church is better than another as long as they worship our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and use their offerings not only to pay for their humble salaries and maintaining the church but use the rest of the offerings for the sick, poor and elderly!

      February 5, 2011 at 8:40 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..


        February 7, 2011 at 9:32 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      Saddam...truly I dont worship priests or i TRUST THEM but I trust JESUS and i TRUST GOD and what GOD reveal to me and i believe the place GOD has promised for good people after death. I HAVE SEEN IN VISIONS . The place call heaven is much better than earth. I have meditated in a temple for 4 years daily.

      February 7, 2011 at 9:29 pm | Report abuse |
  21. saddam

    Dindy stop saying ridiculous things about Jesus no one was healed and there wasnt souls floating around,the only thing he had was that he was humble not like people nowadays

    February 4, 2011 at 9:42 am | Report abuse |
  22. saddam

    Dindy stop saying ridiculous things about Jesus no one was healed and there wasnt souls floating around

    February 4, 2011 at 9:41 am | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      Saddam.....who is benefiting from all these fights bother... Not us.... God"s children. But gentiles. This was a big mistake who ever did it. Devil provoked him. Because Devil is impatient. Like you did once here on this page in a good spirit Bin must repent for killing his own family. Because no one so perfect in one family. you know even Abraham had two different kind.But he did not kill the mischief one. This war will end if Bin repent for killing his own family in covenant.

      February 4, 2011 at 9:49 pm | Report abuse |
  23. saddam

    There are places worst than hell reserved for infidels like you

    February 4, 2011 at 9:34 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      You are right about that... Being You!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:55 pm | Report abuse |
  24. saddam

    This doesnt mean I dont like hell

    February 4, 2011 at 9:30 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      That is good because You will be going there!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:54 pm | Report abuse |
  25. saddam

    Since we have the same God

    February 4, 2011 at 9:29 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      If We had the same GOD... GOD sure doesn't appreciate You because you don't follow GODS Laws!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:54 pm | Report abuse |
  26. saddam

    You think you are going to heaven, let me tell you that heaven exists only for arabs and jews so dont be surprised when you die

    February 4, 2011 at 9:27 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Even if Your a Arab You will be going to Hell with the rest of You Crazies!!! I'm Jewish so I know I will go to heaven...

      February 4, 2011 at 4:52 pm | Report abuse |
  27. saddam

    God always uses messengers and this time he has sent king Osama to punish the american infidels and he hasnt finished

    February 4, 2011 at 9:16 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Maybe Your Parents should punish You and take Your computer from You!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:51 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      what kind of a king ?? kings built temples and fed people. We have had lots of kings here in Sri lanka during last 2500 years history. What did Bin do? used others to kill people who was earning for their daily bread . Kings go to war when there is one. Bin hides and send children to suicide.

      February 4, 2011 at 9:43 pm | Report abuse |
  28. Dindy..

    Good post Dan 3rd of February3:36am

    February 4, 2011 at 8:49 am | Report abuse |
  29. Dindy..

    salerno..was answering in decent way whatever he wanted to say and he was honest about his Ideas and nothing wrong with that. Every one has a right to send comments with their views .

    February 4, 2011 at 6:03 am | Report abuse |
  30. t

    Spring? Around here, spring has already sprung. And in the rest of the world I would think right about now would be the most opportune time for the Taliban to Spring Forward instead of Fall Back on the daylight savings time thing. It would be a propaganda coup if the Taliban mustered it up to strike now instead of waiting. It would work so well with all that Egyptian and other stuff going on right now. Don't let the possibility be a surprise......

    February 4, 2011 at 12:08 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      They aren't that Stupid... Because They know that would be the end of Them for sure!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:47 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      My Friend You get Stupider every time You say something lately!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:48 pm | Report abuse |
  31. saddam

    Im very sorry for you people
    Dindy if you knew what was coming you will be very concerned

    February 3, 2011 at 9:51 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      saddam..explain what was coming ..?

      February 4, 2011 at 6:36 am | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        He is to stupid to think that far ahead!!!

        February 4, 2011 at 4:45 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      We feel more sorry for idiots like You!!! You are to stupid to want Freedom...

      February 4, 2011 at 4:44 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        Larry ....Sir....let them speak ..it does not matter they are angry ...and scolding ...

        February 4, 2011 at 9:28 pm | Report abuse |
  32. saddam

    You still tremble when you listen to Osamas name. His name is on your history books and will be forever remembered by americans if you still exist when he finishes with you

    February 3, 2011 at 9:41 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      You tremble because You know He is a better Man than You will ever be!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:43 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      Saddam............why you fight with us....if a family has problem ..we should discuss and find a solution. If we cant then we have courts. what your leader did is taking his own decision and invited others to war. Now we really dont know who is name will be in the history because this is the time before world"s end. Please Read Matthew chapter24 the wise one speaking with the spirit of God. we cant be proud of any evil it does not matter which nationality we are.

      February 4, 2011 at 9:38 pm | Report abuse |
  33. saddam

    He will be remembered as a true leader and the first real king not as the stupid kings you have in spain or like the imbecil queen in england she is really disgusting

    February 3, 2011 at 9:32 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      True leaders are the people who build up nations and countries. Not someone who destroy the nations and their properties.

      February 4, 2011 at 6:38 am | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        Idiots like that wouldn't know what was best for Them because they are to stupid to know better!!!

        February 4, 2011 at 4:42 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      He will be known as a Leader that torn a Country apart!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:41 pm | Report abuse |
  34. Dindy..

    buba.........if you cant say anything better than this please do not write.

    February 3, 2011 at 9:29 pm | Report abuse |
  35. saddam

    That is why he succeded in his attack and is still alive

    February 3, 2011 at 9:28 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      He is still alive because The People are smarter than Idiots like You!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:40 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      Saddam ..please read Matthew chapter 24 ..it is not me talking but Jesus talking......you can understand why evil succeeded as you say it is and was.

      February 4, 2011 at 9:32 pm | Report abuse |
  36. saddam

    God has given Osama his blessing to anihilate all infidels Osama is the chosen one to put a stop to all arrogant people and fake followers

    February 3, 2011 at 9:27 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      you could have been seen who is really blessed if there is no human rights and UN . You guys are lucky still US FIGHT UNDER RULES. Not like the way insurgents do.

      February 4, 2011 at 6:40 am | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      Saddam....God does not need Osama ,you or me if God want to punish some one. God the supreme can do it by HIM self.

      February 4, 2011 at 7:02 am | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        Amen To That!!!

        February 4, 2011 at 4:38 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      The People that follow Obama are the Educated ones!!! Not like Idiots like You think Think You know anything...

      February 4, 2011 at 4:38 pm | Report abuse |
  37. Dindy..


    February 3, 2011 at 9:26 pm | Report abuse |
  38. harold

    Im very disgusted with sadam I never heard so much bs

    February 3, 2011 at 9:20 pm | Report abuse |
  39. saddam

    Osama will appear on tv with a few buttons under his fingers he will call your president and tell him to accept him as his boss or else , if the infidels dont accept he will press a button and blow a city and on and on till you disappear

    February 3, 2011 at 9:16 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      You idiots would be lucky to have Obama running Your Country!!! Because at least You would have Democracy...

      February 4, 2011 at 4:36 pm | Report abuse |
  40. saddam

    I think that there is no better terror planner than our Lord Osama that attack was and is still the best blow of all times but dont worry he has a better one for you american infidels then you will accept him as your king and supreme leader

    February 3, 2011 at 9:05 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..


      February 3, 2011 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..


      February 3, 2011 at 9:22 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        Dindy, we are saved by the grace of God and that Grace was given to us through the virgin Mary, Yes Jesus Christ!

        February 4, 2011 at 5:53 am | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..


      February 3, 2011 at 9:24 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        Dan from chicago IL yes God was within him on the cross that is why there was no sound from heaven. In Jesus who was born to virgin Mary.

        February 4, 2011 at 6:14 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        Oh no Dindy, there was great thunder crashing when Jesus' spirit was released.

        February 4, 2011 at 6:57 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        I'm sorry Dindy, there was no thunder but the earth quake tremendously.

        February 4, 2011 at 7:15 am | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        Dan in Chicago ,IL ...There was an earth quake after Jesus gave his soul to God. I think a normal human cant bear such pain like Jesus did unless a person has the spirit of Mighty God !! It is said that from the blood which came out of Jesus a blind man has got healed . Because that blood was pure and without sin.

        February 4, 2011 at 8:55 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        I'm sorry this was the vision that John had in revelation.

        February 4, 2011 at 10:04 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Why don't You have surgery have have a brain put into Your head???

      February 4, 2011 at 4:34 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        Dan from Chicago....thank you for your reply. what confuse me is ...if Jesus was God then to whom he was talking ......Father.....forgive them...then another time ...I am doing all these miracles through him.....I would tell if my Father has not many rooms their in heaven... Then why you were worried searching for me ..that I was in my Fathers house 9when Mary and Joseph were searching for him) See.......He always mentioned about another mighty power within him. Same God is still there so lonely for us to return to him .......Read Matthew Chapter 24 brother. This is the end of this world. Jesus was our last chance.

        February 5, 2011 at 1:08 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago,IL

        Dindy, my mother was a Sunday school teacher and has shown me through the way she lived how people should behave towards one another. I could never be as loving and caring as she, but I do try and I have read three different versions of the Holy Bible, I like the NIV the best, but I've got one in my desk at my computer that i read most every day and as Jesus spoke of the signs of the end times and how they are like the labor pains of a woman we surely are living in those times! And we Christians must stand true to our faith, but as I told you if those who are attacking us have no remorse and continue to kill innocent lives in the name of their god Allah we cannot forgive them and allow them to continue in their murderous campaign although Jesus said love your enemies we can love the Muslim people,but as for these Islamic extremists I do believe that they are the anti-Christ and I will defend my Lord and Savior's namesake no matter what they want to make Him out to be!

        February 5, 2011 at 9:48 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago,IL

        Oh and Dindy My mother graduated from a highly honored theological college also.

        February 5, 2011 at 7:42 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      Saddam.... No body will bow a false king like Bin no matter how much he plan and attack. Only crazy one like you will do bow him. And say wow.

      February 6, 2011 at 11:48 am | Report abuse |
  41. finder

    salerno, i found you!

    February 3, 2011 at 8:01 pm | Report abuse |
  42. TalibanWaitingForSpring

    Too busy now snuggling with the sheep from be(hind).

    February 3, 2011 at 7:29 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Will leave the poor sheep alone!!!

      February 4, 2011 at 4:33 pm | Report abuse |
  43. LarryKegel(US Army)

    My Friend You have to earn the respect of others!!! Sometimes I agree with what You say... Most of the time I don't understand what Your trying to say!!! That is Your fault not Ours...

    February 3, 2011 at 7:06 pm | Report abuse |
  44. Joseph McCarthy

    Will you cut the Tea Party lingo out,yusef? It has no place here!

    February 3, 2011 at 7:06 pm | Report abuse |
  45. keny

    Your father is the idiot

    February 3, 2011 at 7:05 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Who are You talking Too???

      February 3, 2011 at 7:16 pm | Report abuse |
      • t

        Excuse me soldier but I request you please scroll down and read my entry – from t.

        February 4, 2011 at 12:12 am | Report abuse |
  46. keny

    You are right the God of the jews is the only one the problem is that he is the God of the arabs too

    February 3, 2011 at 6:59 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      It is to bad They don't follow GODS Laws!!! They be a Better People For It...

      February 3, 2011 at 7:16 pm | Report abuse |
  47. keny

    Hey larry who are you talking to

    February 3, 2011 at 6:57 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      I'm talking to These Idiots!!!

      February 3, 2011 at 7:14 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        why changing God"s nature to something else. The passion of God is completely different than what Bin did . God does died not bless to kill God"s children. It was a demonic attack just like what happen in Sri lanka to central bank building. 1973 got wounded and 973 died and it had only 32 stories only. It was 272 stories in twin towers in WTC. Actually two towers has more stories. So this incident is one of their usual thing as terrorists. Different names but talk same language. This pain is not only for Americans we too have gone through including Pakistan, India and many other places too. Devil worshiping was there from the beginning of this world. This battle against God"s children was there. No credit to anyone . Unless people who are like children cant see the humanity will cheer on some one else death or pain.

        February 4, 2011 at 7:00 am | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dindy – why do you compare the passion of God to what Bin Laden did ? It was different, but even what the americans are doing is different with the passion of God !

        February 4, 2011 at 11:01 am | Report abuse |
  48. LarryKegel(US Army)

    The way You talk sometimes I wonder about You too!!!

    February 3, 2011 at 6:50 pm | Report abuse |
  49. LarryKegel(US Army)

    India is one of the Biggest problems of the World!!! Tell Me one thing They ever did to make the World better???

    February 3, 2011 at 6:49 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      This is not Larry speaking. This is punny Boy again. 🙁

      February 7, 2011 at 9:25 pm | Report abuse |
  50. keny

    These people can get atomic at any moment

    February 3, 2011 at 6:38 pm | Report abuse |
  51. keny

    Of course they need a buffer zone

    February 3, 2011 at 6:37 pm | Report abuse |
  52. keny

    What are you talking about

    February 3, 2011 at 6:34 pm | Report abuse |
  53. yusef

    Dan hell is the best place to be I dont care about the devil because hes my servant so pls dont come to hell

    February 3, 2011 at 6:02 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Will I'm happy to hear You will be happy there!!!

      February 3, 2011 at 7:14 pm | Report abuse |
  54. yusef

    Dan I will love to go to hell so I can meet your mom I heard she is the devils lover Im going to try to take her away from him and make her mine

    February 3, 2011 at 4:11 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      yusef the fallen angel has been forgiven because the Islamic extremists has surpassed his evil and he knows who is the LORD!

      February 3, 2011 at 11:46 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        So if you want to burn in hell for eternity that is your choice!

        February 3, 2011 at 11:47 pm | Report abuse |
  55. buba

    Salerno are you some kind of ignorant in spelling or just being stupid on purpose pls learn how to spell

    February 3, 2011 at 3:26 pm | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      some errors in typing depend by my fingers, some other by the fact english is only my seventh language.

      February 3, 2011 at 3:59 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Anyway you look having biggest problms than just spelling.

        February 3, 2011 at 4:04 pm | Report abuse |
  56. salerno

    Sorry, the Tucson shooter like many others, showed very different prophile, Tipical average american, ignorant, lover of arms, racist.

    February 3, 2011 at 3:14 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      We were not the ones that came over to Our Country and killed Our People!!! We do not stand still when You kill Our People... You will pay a high price for doing it...

      February 3, 2011 at 7:12 pm | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      Larry – pheraps you don't understand your english language. I esplained you kill your people and cited the last Tucson shooting. Additionally you were unable to pursue a revenge for 9/11 as you failed to catch the Alqaeda leaders and lost more than 6.000 sodliers.

      February 4, 2011 at 2:25 am | Report abuse |
  57. Rob

    Please I know it is a metaphoric espression...I am not dumb. I am just laughing at him. Answer my question do you live in the US? If so you should leave the country and go back to Iran or some Arab counrty that wants you there. Osama Bin Ladin was never an asset to the US. He is a Hindu and a dead man at this point.

    February 3, 2011 at 1:24 pm | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      Rob – You answered to come from Philadelphia, so you did not understand the metaphore. You clearly showed your misunderstanding.
      About my person, I have the right to live where I want and you cannot do anything about that.

      February 3, 2011 at 2:45 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        God can and hell is the most likely place!

        February 3, 2011 at 3:54 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        May be for God is ok where I am living. He did not complaint.

        February 3, 2011 at 4:02 pm | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        Who care where You live??? It is Your Stupidity that bothers us!!!

        February 3, 2011 at 7:10 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Larry – I was replying to somebody who cares as he rised the question. I was not speaking with you.

        February 4, 2011 at 2:22 am | Report abuse |
  58. salerno

    Rob – When Yacobi says you showing your hinduism (stupidity), becouse you come from hindered land India, it is a metaphoric espression to stigmatize your mental weekness.

    February 3, 2011 at 1:06 pm | Report abuse |
  59. yusef

    It was the betrayal of your goverment to Osama that started all this Osama was a good asset for the US and they blew it, sorry

    February 3, 2011 at 1:03 pm | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      It is true Osama was US asset. I think he entered first in collision with the Saudi monarchy just before the first Iraq war in 1990 becouse he did not want the US invade and controll Iraq.

      February 3, 2011 at 1:16 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        The US did not invade Iraq in1990! They pushed them back from Kuwait which they invaded!!

        February 3, 2011 at 1:54 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Osama could not know if US would invade Iraq. He did not want the US to control the ciountry.

        February 3, 2011 at 2:41 pm | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        I hate to tell You He was right about Iraq!!! We would have been better off putting the Troops into Afghanistan instead... That way we would only being paying for one war not two!!! Plus We be finished by now with the Afghanistan War... We wouldn't have the mess We have today!!!

        February 8, 2011 at 6:12 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      HA! What kind of ASSet could bin Laden have been?

      February 3, 2011 at 1:52 pm | Report abuse |
      • mick

        LOL, well if he was still alive his voice would be very handy, the CIA have struggled to produce any recent tapes deemed "Newsworthy" havn't they?

        February 7, 2011 at 2:32 am | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      Yusef you'll be sorry when you'll be gnashing your teeth while burning in hell!!!!!!!!

      February 3, 2011 at 3:52 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Everything Obama got He inherited from Bush Jr Who was a Republican... Now the Tea Party and the Republicans are making it worse!!! If the Democrats had Their way the Rich would be paying higher taxes and the rest would not Be paying any taxes... Then the People would have a good Medical Plan, Education, work and good salaries!!!

      February 8, 2011 at 6:09 pm | Report abuse |
  60. salerno

    You are not true salerno

    February 3, 2011 at 1:00 pm | Report abuse |
  61. buba

    Its very hindu(rare) that you(hindu) speak good about hindus(muslims) since you are a hindu(criminal) you should be in hindu(jail) you are very hindu(sick) 360 degrees

    February 3, 2011 at 12:47 pm | Report abuse |
  62. yusef

    Salerno you seem to be a nice person but you talk with the wrong people avoid these animals

    February 3, 2011 at 12:03 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Idiot all People are Animals!!! But not everyone is stupid like You...

      February 3, 2011 at 7:02 pm | Report abuse |
  63. yusef

    You think you people are educated how can a person like dan say that our Prophet is false. He is crazy insulting our religion and think that we are inferior people, well done dan from crapland

    February 3, 2011 at 11:54 am | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      I'm sorry yusef but the last prophet was Zechariah and Mohammad was not from a religious family but a pagan family and only became involved in religion after reading the Holy Bible and then trying to tell the warring masses that he was the spirit of truth that Isaiah had a prophecy about the coming of the Messiah Jesus! You too aught respect my belief! I would not get so nasty at you Muslims if you did not KILL and strap on EXPLOSIVES KILLING innocent lives! WHATEVER DID WE DO TO YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

      February 3, 2011 at 12:57 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dan – You are still asking what you have done after all my esplanation ? 9/11 came to you for the reason I esplained many times.

        February 3, 2011 at 3:11 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        esplain agin

        February 3, 2011 at 11:01 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Who are you saying the Prophet is??? Because there is only One GOD that that is the GOD of the Jewish People!!!

      February 3, 2011 at 6:53 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        LARRY ..One god yes!! some people thing when they tell dirty words that others will obey to believe crap.

        February 4, 2011 at 5:56 am | Report abuse |
  64. salerno

    Yusef you are the worst person alive you should try to be educated and stop your insults

    February 3, 2011 at 11:50 am | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      Youn are not true salerno.

      February 3, 2011 at 12:59 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      You should learn what is right and what is wrong!!!

      February 3, 2011 at 6:51 pm | Report abuse |
  65. kate

    I think is very sad that we are loosing so many soldiers and spending so much money and have not a clue to when this will stop. I think we are not going to see the end os this in a long time.

    February 3, 2011 at 10:58 am | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      The more you loose soldiers the better.

      February 3, 2011 at 12:58 pm | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        The more You talk the Bigger Idiot We know You are!!!

        February 3, 2011 at 6:47 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Maybe You rather have the War in the United States???

      February 3, 2011 at 6:46 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Larry – a war in the UN is impossible. This is the biggest stupidity just one like you can say. (it is even a replication of other people quoting) What US policy is causing is some terrorist attacks.

        February 4, 2011 at 11:30 am | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      Kate..you are correct ..I agree. A war without rules even.

      February 4, 2011 at 4:52 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Sadly enough kate,you're quite right.

      February 5, 2011 at 10:17 am | Report abuse |
  66. saddam

    Dan its your fault remember you betrayed our brother Osama and you still have not seen anythng the next thing he does you will be surprised angry pist but you deserve it betrayal is never paid

    February 3, 2011 at 9:43 am | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      If I had The opportunity to get a hold of bin Laden I would hold him down and let my wife beat him to hell!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

      February 3, 2011 at 10:56 am | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        I help You hold Him down!!!

        February 3, 2011 at 6:45 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Why don't You do what Hitler did and make this a better World???

      February 3, 2011 at 6:45 pm | Report abuse |
  67. saddam

    Oye salerno no te metas con israel pedazo de maricon

    February 3, 2011 at 9:37 am | Report abuse |
  68. saddam

    Dindy no one was talking to you ashol better keep your trap shut motherfkr

    February 3, 2011 at 9:06 am | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      saddam ..wash your bad mouth ..you are no good for anything

      February 4, 2011 at 4:50 am | Report abuse |
  69. Dan from Chicago, IL

    Oh let us not forget Iraq, Iran and Lebanon too!

    February 3, 2011 at 9:05 am | Report abuse |
  70. Dindy..

    saddam..when you call others stupid , it shows you were stupid once to know the nature of another in same kind.

    February 3, 2011 at 8:42 am | Report abuse |
  71. Dindy..

    Oh...my God..How come people become so low.......Are these comments or Just words showing hate and bitterness towards people??

    February 3, 2011 at 8:39 am | Report abuse |
  72. Dan from Chicago, IL


    February 3, 2011 at 7:11 am | Report abuse |
  73. Dan from Chicago, IL


    February 3, 2011 at 6:42 am | Report abuse |
  74. Dan from Chicago, IL


    February 3, 2011 at 6:41 am | Report abuse |
  75. Dan from Chicago, IL


    February 3, 2011 at 6:38 am | Report abuse |
  76. Dan from Chicago, IL

    along with any other Arab country

    February 3, 2011 at 4:04 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      We finally agree with something!!! It is time for the People to run the Countries not the Rich!!! We can do a better job...

      February 3, 2011 at 6:38 pm | Report abuse |
  77. Dan from Chicago, IL

    Salerno you are a mad man, if the Egyptians should become an enemy of the Israel state and supply weapons to Hamas WWWIII would most likely come, but I would highly doubt that the Egyptian army along would fight against the United States!

    February 3, 2011 at 4:02 am | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      Israel should respect the international community and respect the 1967 borders along wiyh east Jerusalem. Israel is illegal.

      February 3, 2011 at 9:26 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        If I were you salerno I would not upset God in these times!

        February 3, 2011 at 11:38 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL


        February 3, 2011 at 2:48 pm | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        Why should They They have to protect Their Boarders from Their Enemies!!!

        February 3, 2011 at 6:32 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      It is you Muslims and Islamists that are making all the trouble(IGNORANT)! If you all would just stop your planting bombs on roadsides,in cars and on people and even animals and join in on the younger generation of the Muslim world that wants freedom and democracy to choose their destiny instead of being forced into poverty because that is all your religious fanatical cult can offer them or an autocratic ruler who cares more for power like yourself than the welfare of the people then there might be some stability in the Muslim world!

      February 3, 2011 at 2:33 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Are You saying Israel has know right to protect Their Country from Their Enemies??? That is what the land is for...

      February 3, 2011 at 6:34 pm | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      We are not worried about WWIII... We are worried that Our Enemies might get control of the Oil and Atomic Bombs!!!

      February 3, 2011 at 6:36 pm | Report abuse |
  78. LarryKegel(US Army)

    The United States has to quit giving Money to the Government of Egypt until the President does what the People want!!!

    February 2, 2011 at 9:20 pm | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      Larry – you are funny. USA gave money to Mubarak for 30 years to do the opposite of what the people want, just to protect US interests in Egypt, and there are 3 lobbiests payng the US government for that.

      February 3, 2011 at 3:34 am | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        In the 30ty Years the Republicans are the most Control over the Country!!! So what more can You expect from Us???

        February 3, 2011 at 6:30 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      Dan...from Chicago..........brother it is difficult to do what Jesus did 🙂 when forgive people try to take ride on us sometimes. Here it is like that. Since I became Christian and stop associating with gentiles unless it is to tell the good news I was attacked. I did forgive through the divinity of God. It was not me actually . Because I cant be that good unless god was with me. So there are times we have to defend too when one never learn something once we forgive again and again. Jesus way is truly difficult. Former President George Bush has said it too. Actually God must be lonely for all of us now because no of us cant be like JESUS.

      February 4, 2011 at 10:25 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago,IL

        Yes we can Dindy, Jesus never forgave those who did not come to Him for forgiveness, we do not just forgive without the perpetrator coming to us to be forgiven and as you know even the people thought if they touched Jesus they would be forgiven, they always followed Him, but not those who did not believe. Jesus did say though that we should make amends with our adversary's, but if they too are not willing to make that step forward there is not much we can do. WE should always forgive those who are remorseful and ask for forgiveness, BUT NOT UNTIL THEN BECAUSE JESUS WONT ALSO!

        February 5, 2011 at 7:16 am | Report abuse |
  79. LarryKegel(US Army)

    You are one sick Person!!! I wouldn't think it great for any Person to die that way... After all We are all GODS Children!!!

    February 2, 2011 at 8:55 pm | Report abuse |
  80. LarryKegel(US Army)

    YYYY: When are You going to learn not to yell??? Turn off You Caps Lock!!!

    February 2, 2011 at 8:52 pm | Report abuse |
  81. yusef

    Yaakob you jewish piece of crap

    February 2, 2011 at 5:37 pm | Report abuse |
  82. n00b

    And I thought the nutter comments on Yahoo were entertaining. This is TREMENDOUS!

    February 2, 2011 at 5:05 pm | Report abuse |
  83. saddam

    We are with our savior and guide Osama he is the one chosen to aniquilate the infidels

    February 2, 2011 at 4:58 pm | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      I don't think Osama could rappresent Islam. He gave a lesson to the USA, a revenge for the crimes they committed against the people, but Islam cannot be rappresented by the wohabi ideology.

      February 3, 2011 at 2:58 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        All you Islamic extremists are insane, for God said vengeance is mine and for what you have done the mountains will crumble on yourselves!

        February 3, 2011 at 3:26 am | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dan – What you say about revenge is valid for you too. Why are you going after Al Qaeda (without success) if not for revenge ?

        February 3, 2011 at 9:24 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        FOR JUSTICE!

        February 3, 2011 at 9:37 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        What do you think ? We will let some religious fanatic blow up our buildings and kill 3000 people and not want him to pay for his crimes?

        February 3, 2011 at 9:39 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        Or because were Christians we should turn the other cheek so he could do it again?

        February 3, 2011 at 9:42 am | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dan – No it is not justice as you did not capture the Alqaeda leaders but killed more than 1 million innocent people in Iraq and Afghanistan, so you acted worst than Bin Laden, as he at least hit some military target like the Cole and the Pentagon.
        Even Hitler had some excusation to invade the Polland and the URSS.

        February 3, 2011 at 10:13 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        Salerno you ARE a nutcase, if you think that we have killed a million people! But I will tell you that the Muslim world in history most probably has!

        February 3, 2011 at 10:50 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        And let me tell you salerno those attacks on the USS Cole and the Pentagon along with the World Trade Center are acts of war and anyone who contributed in those attacks either by plotting them , funding them or harboring those who did these things are subject to attack by US forces and their allies!!! So until the Taliban surrenders and al Qaeda is no longer a threat and we kill or capture Osama bin Laden and al Zawahiri and the terrorist threats stop this war on terror will not end!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

        February 3, 2011 at 12:16 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        Oh and dummy please tell me what is URSS?

        February 3, 2011 at 12:22 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Bin Laden and other Al Qaeda leaders are about to die of old age as yout war is ridiculouse. You had not the courage to follow Bin Laden when he escaped from Tota Bora becouse you are stupid and cowards.

        February 3, 2011 at 2:31 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        They are not act of war becouse war by definition is betwen 2 states or nation. Bin Laden is an individual, so you have to find him. If he is hiding in one nation you can make a war against that nation without finding him. It is what happened in Afghanistan.
        Bin Laden is too smart for you.

        February 3, 2011 at 2:34 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        We knew he was there. the Taliban knew he was there . There were training videos from there where you can see him frightened by rocket fire above his head by his own armed force of which he declared war upon us IDIOT!

        February 3, 2011 at 8:07 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL


        February 3, 2011 at 8:10 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dan – you stupid, we have video of criminals in Sicily, but this does n0t mean that Sicily people know where is the location or have the possibility to capture him.

        February 4, 2011 at 11:16 am | Report abuse |
  84. yusef

    I agree Al Fatah. Allahu Akbar. Salam

    February 2, 2011 at 4:54 pm | Report abuse |
  85. Al Fatah

    Now listen to our words american infidels, soon you will be witness of a disaster that our bleloved brother Osama Bin Laden has prepared for you, you burned our Koran in Irak and tortured our people, now our time has arrived, you americans will suffer for a long time like we do. Our prophet said: Beware one will arise and dominate, time over time and again, that is our King Bin Laden, he will take care of you people. Allah Akbar

    February 2, 2011 at 4:52 pm | Report abuse |
    • wrath of reality

      LOL u will soon realize how feeble and hollow ur words are as u watch fire rain down from the sky upon u. ur light will be turned to darkness and allah will never be able to bring it back

      February 10, 2011 at 4:10 pm | Report abuse |
  86. Ana Ana

    Did you know who is the Most Desired Women In The World? The answer is here: moviesfan.eu/news/item/317-the-most-desired-women-in-the-world

    February 2, 2011 at 4:04 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      Who cares?

      February 2, 2011 at 4:22 pm | Report abuse |
  87. Dan from Chicago, IL

    You do not know me salerno or how great my faith is and if it is God's will I will crumble a mountain on your butt!

    February 2, 2011 at 3:43 pm | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      Dan – I see your pseudo-faith under you comments. Yacobi would say:"Hind (stink) of your cow mamas dung is very visible from your post".

      February 3, 2011 at 2:50 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        Yes and Jesus WILL SAY GO AWAY I DO NOT KNOW YOU!

        February 3, 2011 at 6:32 am | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..



        February 3, 2011 at 9:04 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        In Mathew chapter 23 Jesus talk about Abel and Zechariah . In Mathew chapter 24 JESUS explains clearly what is going to happen at the end of world and it is happening now. PLEASE ALL OF YOU MUST READ.

        February 4, 2011 at 9:17 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dindy – yes, Mattew 24 appears to be predicting the false prophets and the false Christs (USA-NATO) persecuting the true christians (muslims). Many people and populeation against the true believers. People pretending to be christians killing the true christians (muslims). No Muslim neither Mohammed claimed to be Jesus, so they are not the false Jesus or the false prophetS quoted bu Matthew.

        February 7, 2011 at 5:39 am | Report abuse |
  88. faceman00

    and prajnaimmovable taliman???? and your sounding like a anarchist right now.

    February 2, 2011 at 11:54 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Dan: GOD has always been on the side of the Jews!!! If You ever study the Bible You would know that... So Why Would GOD now Turn on the People they worship GOD???

      February 2, 2011 at 9:17 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Larry – God on the side of Jewish ? Even when they had to suffer the holocaust ? Better to have your god against.

        February 3, 2011 at 2:46 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        I never said that! And I do not think God prefers one race over another, rather I know God does not prefer one race over another

        February 3, 2011 at 3:17 am | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        Larry ....God is lonely for all of his children now.

        February 6, 2011 at 12:35 am | Report abuse |
  89. faceman00

    dan its not likley. thier extremnists and they want all power over Afghanistan, they will stop at nothing. Im glad because everyday I get to capture or kill a Taliban.I may sound ignorant but I want it to stop as much as anyone else, but its not going to stop unless we do something.

    February 2, 2011 at 11:53 am | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      We are and we will defeat these anti-Christ!

      February 2, 2011 at 12:18 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        Those who kill others in the name of their God without self defense will burn in hell!!!!!!!!!!!!!

        February 2, 2011 at 12:46 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dan – becouse you are a simulator, like a munafiq, even without being aware of it.

        February 2, 2011 at 3:38 pm | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        If You believe that You must be crazy!!!

        February 2, 2011 at 9:15 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dan – Islam consider Jesus son of Mary born with the direct intervention of the God's spirit. The only difference with the christianity is that they do not consider him son of God and Mary mother of God. Jesus did not say he was the last prophet and in the Revelation of S. John other prophets were annunced.

        February 3, 2011 at 2:44 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        No Jesus said Zechariah was the last prophet and that He was the Messiah, the Son of God, the Savior of the world and that Mary was NOT his mother, but the mother of James as He hung on the cross!!!!!

        February 3, 2011 at 3:10 am | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dan – you are totally ignorant about your religion. May be becouse you are unable to read the gospel in their original language and you know only yhe english version, but even so your ignorance is amazing. Where did Jesus told about next prophet Zacharia ? He was the son of Mary as he called her mother all the time. He cconsigned her to John before dying. This is a secret you have to discover by uorself, as I will not reveil the hidden sense.

        February 3, 2011 at 2:25 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        You know nothing of the bible so do not pretend that you know some ancient version! I and God can tell how much of a liar you are or just how stupid you are! Zechariah was not the next prophet but the last prophet and James who was born from Joseph through Mary after the birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ which whom was born as the Holy Spirit foretold by Gabriel through the virgin Mary so Joseph would marry her beforehand! This was so that the townspeople would not have unrighteous thoughts about Mary!

        February 3, 2011 at 6:00 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        salerno, in Mathew 23:34-35 He does not come out plainly and say that he was the last prophet(but in the old testament he is a prophet)but He does say you kill and crucify(and let it be known He is talking about the scribes and Pharisees not the Romans)the wise men, the prophets and scribes that He sends them from Abel to Zechariah, meaning Zechariah was the last prophet! He never talked about more to come only that of the comforter after His death and ascension to heaven which IS HIS HOLY SPIRIT WHICH RESIDES IN ALL CHRISTIANS!!!!!

        February 3, 2011 at 6:42 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        I am sorry all you true Christians, I should have put in resurrection in between death and ascension.

        February 3, 2011 at 7:49 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        May peace be upon every nation and may God help us to walk out from darkness through his divinity !!! Amen.

        February 6, 2011 at 12:34 am | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dan – you confirmed my point, as Jesus did not say he was the last envoy or prophet, and Zaccaria was not a prophet of the future, but of the past. The Revelation of S.John talk about a new profecy and a new littl book.

        February 7, 2011 at 5:29 am | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      faceman00 ..I am so worried as twenty troops have given life within January 2011 according to US commander. To keep war out from USA how many and how long it will take....This problem need some other solution and more discussions among superiors and citizens in USA and PAKISTAN and Afghanistan. This is going on for along time.

      February 3, 2011 at 8:07 am | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago,IL

      Oh and faceman00 I am very sorry not to acknowledge your sacrifice and thank you for all you do, THANK YOU VERY MUCH AND MAY GOD BRING YOU HOME SAFELY!

      February 6, 2011 at 10:43 am | Report abuse |
  90. prajnaimmovable

    you can not defeat the taliman, look what happen to russia ????? dumb azz usa will become dismantled like the soviet union. democracy=demonic !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    February 2, 2011 at 11:47 am | Report abuse |

    1. This is 9th year of occupation, and for 50/100 Al-Qaida activists( revealed by Leon Paneta CIA chief) in Afghanistan USA has killed hundreds of their own soldiers, in thousands, in Afghanistan and Pakistan, destroying whole social infrastructure, paving way for further anarchy and civil wars. No doubt this spring may prove more deadly as being predicted by the commander on the front. Billions of dollars which could have been spent on the welfare of Americans or other poor nations but contrary to this its use in deaths and destruction in Afghanistan/Pakistan, has faced whole world with another world war. All this in this new millennium, in this internet age, by a super power and self proclaimed, most advanced, most civilized nation, just simply adding to the disappointment of every peace loving.

    February 2, 2011 at 11:15 am | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      Yea I wish the Taliban and it's terrorists allies were peace loving people!

      February 2, 2011 at 11:26 am | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dan – Also you american people are often killing each other like in the Tucson shooting.

        February 2, 2011 at 2:16 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        Yes salerno there are sick people all over the world, but here in America most of us stand for each other, but their are some crazy militias too that would like to take power from the government but they usually do not go out and kill innocent people and definitely do not strap explosives on themselves and kill others and believe that God will reward them!

        February 2, 2011 at 3:25 pm | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        The Egyptian People were alright until the Thugs of the President came in and started the problems there!!!

        February 2, 2011 at 9:14 pm | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dan – I see you americans are still shocked by suicide bombers. It is a sign that they hit you painfully !

        February 3, 2011 at 2:37 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        If it makes you happy salerno it only shows how evil you are!!!!!!

        February 3, 2011 at 3:02 am | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Ha Ha Ha ! you make me laugh all the time !

        February 3, 2011 at 4:20 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        You'll be gnashing your teeth while burning in hell!

        February 3, 2011 at 5:28 pm | Report abuse |
      • Dindy..

        One should not add hey to burning fire. if.. rest of the world wanted justice ....and if it was the reason to attack USA ..now US also can tell it is their turn. If the attacker and his supporters are over joyed about what they did and no remorse (as they believe US deserve it) then ...US /will think the same thing .
        Some have crowned Bin like a king here. This is not a chess game which the wooden figures get pushed over and children or adult feel happy. Here it is thousands of human lives we have lost no matter where ever it is.
        It is a shame to humanity. The sad part is people who say that they know God ..is over joyed about others death. God is lonely for GOD'S children . This attack like 9/11 was human choice
        God does not want Bin"s help to destroy anyone if God want to do something like that. That inhuman act was his choice. God can destroy people from floods, wind or earth quakes ,Tsunami etc.

        February 5, 2011 at 9:51 am | Report abuse |
      • salerno

        Dindy – What you say can be said to US too. Why they do not let God make justice ? Why are they killing innocent ? They did so even before 9/11. Hiroshima, serbian TV , Dresda, Lebanon, Afghanistan Iraq....

        February 8, 2011 at 2:41 am | Report abuse |
  92. Dindy..

    Dan from Detroi,MI.... Days are numbered if only he is alive.

    February 2, 2011 at 10:10 am | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      Dindy, he is phony boy.

      February 2, 2011 at 4:47 pm | Report abuse |
  93. Dan from Chicago, IL

    I do believe that the shelling of the 21 militants in Pakistan has hit bin Laden, but they fear a backlash and do not tell. In any case his days are numbered as is the Taliban and their extremist movement where strict sharia law is against the human rights of the people! One shall only be forgiven through the faith in the Lord and Savior of the world Jesus Christ if he truly is sorry and asks for forgiveness, not through any Islamic laws nor eye for eye or tooth for tooth!! JESUS IS THE ONLY WAY!!!!!!

    February 2, 2011 at 9:24 am | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Detroit, MI

      How could a man like Ussama bin Laden who's most probably dead already have his days numbered? He most probably died of nephritis back in 2001 or 2002.

      February 2, 2011 at 9:34 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      I'm glad You think so but Most of Us Doesn't Agree With You!!!

      February 2, 2011 at 9:00 pm | Report abuse |
  94. Dindy..

    This is not going to be easy. How many more one can kill? 🙁 Taliban are also citizens. They may be every where. Hope there is a different solution for this problem .IF the Taliban ruling is bad for Afghan civilians their own government solve that problem . US has the problem with Alqada and are these Taliban still helping Osama ? why no body knows at least which country he is exactly in ? Very strange. If he is in Pakistan... ,why a huge force like Pakistan Army and police cant find him.? Nine years is a long time......and why someone can be so sure that they can pull the troops back in 2014 ? A government must be responsible for what their citizens do in other countries and in their own. They have neglect their responsibility in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Today it was on TV here. Pakistan citizens were badly injured again from a car bomb. We saw it before editing it seems ;(

    February 2, 2011 at 7:52 am | Report abuse |


      February 10, 2011 at 10:39 am | Report abuse |
  95. M

    CNN – who is monitoring your Rules of Conduct? Whay have them if nobody enforces them!!

    " You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit any User Content that is offensive to the online community, including blatant expressions of bigotry, racism, abusiveness, vulgarity or profanity."

    If some of those posts aren't offensive or racist, well....

    February 2, 2011 at 6:33 am | Report abuse |
  96. salerno

    It is positive if Taliban kill the intruders and their collaborators.

    February 2, 2011 at 2:49 am | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Detroit, MI

      Good post,salerno. Thank you.

      February 2, 2011 at 9:23 am | Report abuse |
      • sam

        are you really that mean spirited or are you kidding?

        February 2, 2011 at 3:29 pm | Report abuse |
    • salerno

      Of course, Yacobi, it was just a bad imitation of your superior style !

      February 2, 2011 at 12:00 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      superior style? more like idiotic style!

      February 2, 2011 at 4:17 pm | Report abuse |
  97. salerno

    feb 1 h9.10 abused my name.

    February 2, 2011 at 2:48 am | Report abuse |

      I know,salerno. That was Phunnie boy again. It means he's back!

      February 2, 2011 at 4:01 am | Report abuse |
  98. YYYYY

    LMAO!!!!!!!!! STOP THIS IS TOOO FUNNY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! PRICELESS!!!!!!!!!! YAKISOBI-OTCH!!!

    February 2, 2011 at 1:30 am | Report abuse |
  99. LarryKegel(US Army)

    As long as it stops the killing I'm for it!!! We need PEACE in that part of the Countries...

    February 1, 2011 at 7:25 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dindy..

      Larrykegel(USARMY).....good posts sir.

      February 4, 2011 at 10:15 pm | Report abuse |
  100. Gary Johndro

    This is not good. I'm getting worried,aren't you?

    February 1, 2011 at 7:02 pm | Report abuse |
    • miley cyrus

      hey guys i just want to say hi and thank you for all of you guys for being such great fans!

      February 1, 2011 at 7:34 pm | Report abuse |
      • George Patton

        I wish to kingdom come that you right-wing idiots would just SHUT UP!!! Enough already!

        February 2, 2011 at 3:58 am | Report abuse |
      • Shifty


        February 7, 2011 at 9:58 am | Report abuse |
    • Team America

      Gary or should we call you Mohamid. You should be worried we are in Afghanistan waiting for you to quit hiding in Pakistan so we can send you to paradise. Guess what – the Afghan people don't want the Pashtun Taliban hegemonic tyrrany. Come back and be a martyr.

      February 1, 2011 at 8:15 pm | Report abuse |
      • LarryKegel(US Army)

        Will you just cut the right-wing bla-bla-bla? It gets awfully old and how!!!

        February 2, 2011 at 3:55 am | Report abuse |
    • Dan from Chicago, IL

      No, hopefully it'll bring more of them to the forefront and we can kill or capture more of them.

      February 2, 2011 at 6:23 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Detroit, MI

        Are you really that mean-spirited or are you kidding? We need to end this obscene carnage as soon as possible. Afghanistan belongs to the Afghans,so we need to get out of there!

        February 2, 2011 at 9:20 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        Mean spirited? Please tell me if the terrorist were not so that I would want to do such a thing?

        February 2, 2011 at 11:29 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        And we're allowing the Afghan people to choose their own destiny and not have to be ruled by religious fanatic people who terrorize their people to gain power over them!!!!!!

        February 2, 2011 at 11:33 am | Report abuse |
      • Dan from Chicago, IL

        I have Jesus and no use for 360 cult!

        February 2, 2011 at 2:31 pm | Report abuse |
      • Commojoe

        Hey, Dan from D, THE best way to end a war is to WIN IT! To so badly damage and destroy the enemy that they can't and won't try to fight any more. But with this current wimp in the White House, you don't have to worry about us winning any conflict, as he said, "I'm not comfortable with the idea of victory in this war." Plus, the fool already set a timetable to leave, so the enemy knows they just have to wait. That's what a bozo demlib always has done, and this fool is more useless than most.

        February 10, 2011 at 4:07 am | Report abuse |
      • Don

        So afghanistan shoudl be left for the Saudi Taliban?

        February 11, 2011 at 3:59 am | Report abuse |
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