The White House says NATO chief Jaap de Hoop Scheffer blames the Taliban for NATO’s killing of Afghan civilians, saying the Islamist militia was taking “human shields” to try to ward off attacks.
“Let me say that when, in those actions of NATO, of those brave NATO soldiers, civilians are killed, as happened two days ago, that’s always a tragedy. That’s a tragedy,” the secretary-general said.
I’m SHOCKED! Jihadist-cut-throats use civilians as cannon fodder?
Flip over your egg timer. Before the sands run out some [Dim]ocrat will pipe in with “it’s Bush’s fault, not Afghan Freedom Fighters”