It's fun to kill Afghans,says top US commander It's fun to kill in Afghanistan, says top US commander - Asia, World - The Independent The comments which have come back to haunt General James Mattis were made at a leadership seminar in 2005. He said: "Actually, it's a lot of fun to fight. You know it's a helluva hoot. I'll be right up front with you. I like brawling. You go into Afghanistan, you get guys who slap women around for five years because they didn't wear a veil ... guys like that ain't got no manhood left anyway. So it's a hell of a lot of fun to shoot them." US Soldiers Killed Afghan Civilians And Kept Fingers, Skull As Trophies US Soldiers Killed Afghan Civilians And Kept Fingers, Skull As Trophies "American soldiers murdered Afghan civilians for sport and kept finger bones, leg bones, a tooth and a skull as grisly trophies, according to documents released by the Pentagon on Wednesday. The case is the worst such atrocity yet revealed in Afghanistan. It underscores that just as in Iraq, the US military intervention is a brutal colonial war in which the entire population of the country is a target... This latest atrocity explodes the official pretense of the Obama administration that the war in Afghanistan is aimed at fighting terrorism and liberating the Afghan population from Taliban misrule." It's time to stop fanning the flames of hatred towards America by these atrocious acts and unnecessary U.S. occupation of Afghanistan. Obama must bring the U.S. troops home and leave the Afghans to settle their differences in "peace jirga": Karzai to pursue talks with Taliban - Central & South Asia - Al Jazeera English Opinions please.