The Corbett Report | Michel Chossudovsky | Why The Hell Are We Still in Afghanistan? | Sept. 26, 2016


15 years later, the US and its NATO allies still have troops in Afghanistan with no plans on leaving. We were told this was about 9/11 and Osama Bin Laden, but these were lies. So why are the troops still there? What was the war in Afghanistan really about? Michel Chossudovsky of the Centre for Research on Globalization joins us to explain.

Show Notes:
Afghanistan archives at
Afghanistan: Thirty-two Years of War. Ten Years of Illegal Occupation
“The War is Worth Waging”: Afghanistan’s Vast Reserves of Minerals and Natural Gas
Afghanistan, Garden of Empire: America’s Multibillion Dollar Opium Harvest

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