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Posted: February 25, 2013 at 4:10 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “There are some groups of American special forces — and Afghans considered to be part of the American special forces — who are conducting raids, searching houses, harassing and torturing people, and even murdering our innocent people.” Aimal Faizi, spokesman for President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan, where U.S. special operations forces were banned Sunday from operating in a strategic province adjoining Kabul Article, 1A

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