American Soldiers Ordered to Ignore Child Rape in Afghanistan

The New York Times this weekend ran a horrifying story about how U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan are being forced to look the other way as officers among America’s Muslim allies openly sexually abuse young boys. The Times story leads with a recounting of a phone call from Lance Cpl. Gregory Buckley Jr. to his father, saying that from his bunk, he could hear the Afghan officers raping boys they had brought to camp. “At night we can hear them screaming, but we’re not allowed to do anything about Read more […]