Afghan police chief kills three US special forces troops
By Bill Van Auken; 11 August 2012 – WSWS
The slaying Thursday night of three members of a US Marines special operations unit by a uniformed commander in the US-backed security forces brought to eight the number of Americans killed this week in Afghanistan.
Friday’s killings also marked the third attack on US-led occupation forces by their supposed Afghan allies in a week. These “green-on-blue” attacks, as they are dubbed by the Pentagon and NATO, have escalated sharply as Washington attempts to implement its strategy for continuing US domination of the