Exclusive: Afghan Insurgents Use Planned Koran Burning to Turn Villagers Against U.S.

Insurgents in Afghanistan are trying to inflame villagers against the U.S. by passing out leaflets that detail plans by a Florida minister to ignite a bonfire of Korans this weekend. News of the pamphlets came just days after Gen. David Petraeus, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, warned that the planned Koran burning by Pastor Terry Jones could enrage Muslims and endanger U.S. troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. It also came as leaders of Pakistan, Indonesia and India called on the U.S. take...Full Story
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