Obama threatens Karzai with the "zero option", withdrawing all US troops by yearend....let's make sure he carries it out!....Click here for free audiobook download from Audible, and generate $15 to the PBC Podcast!
Note 1: our new audio gear produced a few dropouts in the audio recording today, sorry.
Note 2: about 2.5 minutes into the podcast, your humble host screws up, mentions "Karzai" when he means "Maliki"; even more sorry.
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