[–] carmencita 0 points 7 points (+7|-0) ago 

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/dod-continues-to-enable-mass-pedophilia-in-afghanistan_us_5a2ea57ee4b022ec613b8497

A new report on pervasive child sexual abuse among Afghan security personnel, prepared by the independent Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), is being suppressed by Pentagon officials. In its place, the Defense Department has issued a highly technical report, which laments procedural shortcomings but omits a full account of the systematic pederasty by Afghan officers that American forces have basically ignored for 15 years.

“The results of SIGAR’s unreleased inquiry, which was requested by 93 members of Congress in 2015, remains classified at the Pentagon’s direction, raising questions about the military’s transparency and the extent to which it is complying with laws meant to curb such behavior,” according to the Washington Post.

Selling and using young boys (often dressed as girls) for sex—known colloquially as bacha bazi, or “boy play”—has deep roots in Afghanistan and has been widely practiced for generations. A State Department report in 2010 described the extent of the problem: “Child abuse was endemic throughout the country, based on cultural beliefs about child-rearing, and included general neglect, physical abuse, sexual abuse, abandonment, and confined forced labor to pay off family debts.” It also noted that “most child sexual abusers were not arrested.” American officers, who share quarters with Afghan ones, report boys screaming in agony, which they were instructed to ignore.

In 2010, I called on the Obama administration to acknowledge the problem and draw a clear moral line: “The president should inform our representatives in Afghanistan that although we shall continue to put up with much that we do not condone, there are limits to our accommodations. We shall neither finance nor protect a regime that refuses to act against large-scale sexual abuse of children.” I renewed this call in 2012 and 2016.

Formally, bacha bazi is illegal in Afghanistan. And according to the State Department’s 2017 report on human trafficking, the Afghan government has recently started to pursue criminal cases against those involved in bacha bazi, including several Afghan soldiers and police officials; however—the majority of these few cases had their charges dropped. That’s partly because, the report notes, “most who engage in bacha baazi paid bribes to, or had relationships with, law enforcement, prosecutors, or judges that effectively exempted them from prosecution.” Exactly how widespread this problem is remains unknown, as scant data is available, which makes reports like SIGAR’s all the more crucial. It leaves no doubt that the vile practice is pervasive. American officials often argue that we sink blood and hundreds of billions of dollars into this Godforsaken country—“where empires go to die”—in order to foster human rights and democracy, not just to curb terrorism. It points with pride to the many girls who have been enrolled in schools since the US ousted the Taliban. Nevertheless, it is widely acknowledged that Afghanistan is one of the most corrupt nations in the world, and produces about 90% of the world’s heroin. One should add to this list of troubling failures—the continued mass, institutionalized pedophilia, practiced by the Afghan elites.

"which they were instructed to ignore"

There is no excuse for this. None. I don't care what they say or come up with. 15 yrs. As the boys suffered in agony. They are looking the other way as the men have their way with 10 yr. old boys My brain can't even process this. The DOD ignored their people viewing CP on their laptops and now they are ignoring the rape of young boys. I can't even........

[–] eucalyptus_spearmint 0 points 4 points (+4|-0) ago 

There really is none. Senators, I want no protections bought using the bodies of these children. No oil. No peace. Nothing. THIS IS NOT PEACE.

[–] carmencita 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Well, I was wondering about Rand Paul. I knew Corker and Bob M were Deep State. One more we can count on. They make new laws to cancel out old laws that are still in place. Laws that people don't even know exist. Nice to see you around.

[–] shewhomustbeobeyed 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

[–] carmencita 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

:) Thanks!

[–] Factfinder2 [S] 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

Nice addition, Carm.

[–] carmencita 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

You are our Road Runner Researcher! Thanks for the translation, my Spanish is getting rusty.

[–] Lansing-Michigan 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Video of Rep. Cynthia McKinney asking Donald Rumsfiled about sex trafficking of women and children by DynCorp.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJnwr7trjsY

[–] carmencita 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

I have seen that and it confirmed what I had already thought about the Weasel. There is also a video of him with Nora O'Donnell explaining how DEW works. Direct Electronic Weapon I think it might be scrubbed by now. It's how they have been starting the fires all over the country. These guys are dying out soon. We have to make sure they are not replaced.

[–] Lansing-Michigan 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

A local reported that the growing of poppies and dancing boys had been eradicated under the Taliban with penalty of death. US started both back up. The situation went from bad to worse.

[–] Vindicator [M] 0 points 4 points (+4|-0) ago 

Hey Factfinder, great post! I'm giving this the "Potential Lead" flair because I think this topic really could use much, much deeper digging and exposing by us. Thanks for making this thread.

[–] Factfinder2 [S] 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Thanks, Vin. Agree this needs attention. Evil.

[–] truthdemon 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

Aga khan has set up five star hotels in war zones ..why..? Blackmail operations to control war zone administration like in afghanistan.. I bet he is the control point to child trafficking in afghanistan and thr planet...i bet the afghan commanders are trafficking these kids to taliban in exchange for information or vice versa.. Pakistan afghanistan india...the ughhh of the deep state for centuries

[–] eucalyptus_spearmint 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

BOB CORKER + ROBERT MENENDEZ = PART OF THE PROBLEM. EVIL PEOPLE. If I was in their constituency this would be wallpapering their office doors.

[–] septimasexta 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

Excellent post. Did anyone tell LINDSAY LOHAN ABOUT THIS?

So, can a Supreme Court Judge candidate have a 10 YEAR OLD boy sex slave chained to his bed, AND STILL BE APPROVED?

[–] Factfinder2 [S] 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

LOL

[–] 0fsgivin 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

Now thats real sourced good shit. Nice job your the hero this sub needs.

[–] Factfinder2 [S] 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago  (edited ago)

Appreciate it, 0. If a senator of your state is on the Foreign Relations Committee, you might give him/her a piece of your mind on this subject. See link added at end of post.

[–] 061916 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago  (edited ago)

I’ve thought for a long time that one of the reasons why ptsd is seemingly so much more prevalent today than in say ww2 is that witness of child rape is part of it. I've heard of a few stories now where soldiers would hear children moaning and screaming at night when they were stationed right next to Afghani military bases, and they knew what was going on but were told to ignore it. Makes you wonder though why the green beret didn't just kill the guy, though. That's what he is trained for, and as their slogan goes- de opresso Libre- to free the oppressed... He must have been scared shitless by someone into not pulling the trigger

[–] Factfinder2 [S] 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Makes you wonder though why the green beret didn't just kill the guy, though.

Might have had something to do with the Green Berets' mandate to work with indigenous forces.

https://thenewsrep.com/85785/think-like-green-beret-problem-solving-2/ Archive: https://archive.is/ClmuV

“I understand how SOF is different from conventional forces, but the Rangers and Green Berets seem just alike to me. You have a Special Forces Tab and a Ranger Tab. What’s the difference?”

“The units are very different, sir. While both units are composed of very capable soldiers, selected for intelligence and fitness, Rangers attack the enemy directly, while Special Forces work by, with, and through indigenous forces to accomplish tasks far beyond their numbers.”

[–] Optional_Reading 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

Read up on bachim bazi

[–] Kahlypso79 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

MENENEDEZ needs to burn :

SFRC MEGRAHI HEARING POSTPONED Date: 2010-07-26 12:13 (https://wikileaks.org/clinton-emails/emailid/2248)

Menendez just called Date: 2010-08-23 02:00 https://wikileaks.org/clinton-emails/emailid/30773 (Weird text about Menendez wanting to talk with Hillary followed by a bunch of Q type stuff..)

COMPREHENSIVE CALLS UPDATE Date: 2010-08-25 07:57 https://wikileaks.org/clinton-emails/emailid/21252

Interestingly enough.. Tony Blair wanting to talk with H, and Menendez at the same time... Interesting because.. Abdelbaset al-Megrahi dead: a timeline of the Lockerbie case Sunday 20 May 2012 https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/abdelbaset-al-megrahi-dead-a-timeline-of-the-lockerbie-case-7769494.html

1988 - December 21 - 270 die as Pan Am flight 103 explodes over the Scottish town of Lockerbie. 2001 - January 31 - Following a trial at Camp Zeist in the Netherlands, Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al-Megrahi is found guilty of mass murder and jailed for life 2003 - August 19 - Libya accepts the blame for the Lockerbie bombing and agrees to compensate the victims' families 2004 - March - Prime Minister Tony Blair offers Colonel Muammar Gaddafi “the hand of friendship” following talks with the Libyan leader in a tent outside Tripoli. 2007 - May - An exploration and production sharing agreement between oil giant BP and the Libyan government is signed. 2009 - August 14 - US secretary of state Hillary Clinton urges Mr MacAskill not to release Megrahi. 2009 - August 22 - Libyan television shows pictures of Col Gaddafi meeting Megrahi and praising Prime Minister Gordon Brown and the UK Government for their part in securing his freedom 2010 - July 15 - Mrs Clinton says she will look into claims by a group of senators that BP lobbied the Government to release Megrahi in order to smooth an oil deal with Libya 2010 - July 29 - Senator Robert Menendez says the committee will send members to the UK to question witnesses. 2010 - September 29 - The Senate Foreign Relations Committee hears that a review of US government records found no information about BP attempting to influence the release of the Lockerbie bomber. 2011 - July 26 - Megrahi appears in a televised pro-government rally in Libya and says his conviction was the result of a “conspiracy”. 2011 - October 10: Megrahi says “new facts” surrounding the tragedy would be announced in the coming months. 2011 - October 20: Deposed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is killed by rebels in Sirte.

Subject: LOCKERBIE REPORT TOMORROW Date: 2010-12-20 09:42 https://wikileaks.org/clinton-emails/emailid/812

Lockerbie Report 2010-12-21 https://www.menendez.senate.gov/news-and-events/press/menendez-report-lockerbie-bombers-release-from-prison-not-medically-justified-was-influenced-by-threat-of-commercial-warfare

https://www.menendez.senate.gov/news-and-events/press/menendez-report-lockerbie-bombers-release-from-prison-not-medically-justified-was-influenced-by-threat-of-commercial-warfare

Senator Bob Menendez only ‘likes the youngest and newest girls’ says Dominican prostitute who 'attended alleged sex parties with him' Published: 18:25 BST, 31 January 2013 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2271454/Senator-Bob-Menendez-likes-youngest-girls-says-Dominican-prostitute.html

"How Senator Bob Menendez tried to pass a law that would have helped donor whose jet he repeatedly used for trips to the Dominican Republic" Published: 13:52 BST, 4 March 2013 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2287878/How-Senator-Bob-Menendez-tried-pass-law-helped-donor-jet-repeatedly-used.html

"Menendez, Kirk introduce new Iran sanctions bill" 01/27/15 10:42 PM EST http://thehill.com/policy/defense/230961-menendez-kirk-introduce-new-iran-sanctions-bill

"Sens. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) on Tuesday evening unveiled their bill to impose new sanctions on Iran if international negotiators fail to reach a deal by June 30 on Tehran's nuclear program.

Fourteen other senators co-sponsored the the Nuclear Weapon Free Iran Act of 2015 — eight Republicans and six Democrats: Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), and Sens. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), Dan Coats (R-Ind.), Gary Peters (D-Mich.), Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.), Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Bob Casey Jr. (D-Pa.), Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and Roy Blunt (R-Mo.). ...The bill allows the president to continuously waive sanctions for a 30 days at a time, if a deal is near. ...It also requires the administration to formally submit the text of any new nuclear agreement or extension of talks to Congress within five days." (so it can be checked and redacted?)

Cruz: Menendez probe politically motivated 03/07/15 02:13 PM EST http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/234966-cruz-menendez-probe-politically-motivated

“The announcement this week by the Justice Department that they were bringing charges against Bob Menendez — I will point out that the timing seems awfully coincidental that … in the very week that Bob Menendez showed incredible courage to speak out and call out President Obama for the damage that his policy is doing to our national security … the Justice Department announces they’re moving forward with the criminal prosecution,” Cruz said.

“It raises the suggestion to other Democrats that if you dare part from the Obama White House, that criminal prosecutions will be used potentially as a political weapon against you as well,” he added.

"Defiant Democratic Senator Bob Menendez is 'outraged' and 'angry' after 14-count corruption indictment charges him with bribery, fraud and helping donor's THREE girlfriends get travel visas" Published: 20:54 BST, 1 April 2015 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3022045/New-Jersey-Sen-Bob-Menendez-indicted-corruption-charges.html

***********************************************************************Interesting......

"Secret Service hotel bill hits $104,000 as Bill and Hillary vacationed at luxury Dominican resort where senator accused of corruption previously stayed with wealthy donor" Published: 18:34 BST, 2 April 2015

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3023369/Secret-Service-hotel-bill-hits-104-000-Bill-Hillary-vacationed-luxury-Dominican-resort-senator-accused-corruption-previously-stayed-wealthy-donor.html

"Model at center of Robert Menendez's corruption trial reveals that she was introduced to Democratic Senator as the 'man who helped get your visa'" 13 September 2017 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4879560/Models-center-Robert-Menendez-bribery-trail-testify.html

"Melgen introduced him as the person who helped her get the visa, but she believed he was joking"

Menendez rips characterization of Pompeo as 'nation's top diplomat' 04/18/18 02:56 PM EDT http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/383792-menendez-rips-characterization-of-pompeo-as-nations-top-diplomat https://twitter.com/SenatorMenendez/status/986676719523418112?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

Democrats Set to Re-Nominate Sen. Bob Menendez After Preventing Challengers, Showing How Calcified the Party Is June 4 2018 https://theintercept.com/2018/06/04/democrats-set-to-re-nominate-sen-bob-menendez-after-preventing-challengers-showing-how-calcified-the-party-is/

"Every major Democratic power broker in the state quickly endorsed Mr. Menendez for re-election in 2018: Philip D. Murphy, the governor-elect; Senator Cory Booker; Stephen M. Sweeney, the senate president; Craig Coughlin, the incoming speaker of the State Assembly; George E. Norcross, an influential political leader in southern New Jersey; and the county chairs in northern Democratic strongholds such as Bergen, Hudson, Passaic, Essex and Middlesex"

Senators introduce bill to set 'stringent' oversight of North Korea talks 06/27/18 http://thehill.com/policy/defense/394378-senators-introduce-bill-to-set-stringent-oversight-of-north-korea-diplomacy

"Under the bill from Menendez and Gardner, who serves as chairman of the Foreign Relations subcommittee on East Asia, any agreement with North Korea would have to be submitted to Congress within five days after it is reached." (so it can be checked and redacted?)

[–] Factfinder2 [S] 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

Nice rundown.

From previous Voat thread comment re: the Dominican port deal: "Check out the dates on this deal and tell me the smell of rotten fish doesn’t permeate this relationship."

https://voat.co/v/pizzagate/2044814/10086895

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