Video: Protesting the 13 years of USA occupation in Afghanistan 10.7.14 in Portland
22 Oct 2014 22:51 GMT
Portland anti war folks gathered on Oct 7th on the east end of the Burnside bridge to bring awareness to the 13 years of Occupation in Afghanistan. Hundreds of flyers were handed out and rush time traffic had a reminder and a chance to reflect on this 13 years failed war in Afghanistan.
Over a dozen Portland folks gather on 10.7.14 to hold signs and hand out information on the 13 years of USA occupation in Afghanistan.
The protest was on the east end of the Burnside bridge in Portland Oregon, it was organized by the Peace and Justice Works Iraq Affinity Group
The video from the protest is online here: http://youtu.be/vqh6JPC9jxg (20 minute video)
To this day over 10,000 troops still remain in Afghanistan.
To this day the Oregon National Guard still has enlisted folks there as well.
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