US troops may face punishment in Koran burnings
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US troops may face punishment in Koran burnings

Kabul : Afghanistan | Jun 19, 2012 at 9:59 PM PDT
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A U.S. military investigation is recommending that as many as seven U.S. troops face administrative punishments, but not criminal charges, in the burning of Korans at a U.S. base in Afghanistan in February, The Associated Press has learned. U.S. military officials said the classified report and... FULL ARTICLE AT Fox
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Afghan policemen stand guard amid three days of violent protests since Korans were burned at the U.S. base in Bagram north of Kabul
Afghan policemen stand guard amid three days of violent protests since Korans were burned at the U.S. base in Bagram north of Kabul
 
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