The Intro to Loose Change 5?
Any bets on how long before this gets worked into a conspiracy theory?
WASHINGTON — The United States has discovered nearly $1 trillion in untapped mineral deposits in Afghanistan, enough to fundamentally alter the Afghan economy and perhaps the Afghan war itself, according to senior American government officials.
The previously unknown deposits — including huge veins of iron, copper, cobalt, gold and critical industrial metals such as lithium — are so big and include so many minerals essential to modern industry that Afghanistan eventually could be transformed into one of the most important mining centers in the world, the U.S. officials believe.
OK, it took them a decade to even discover it, but the NWO is really, really patient.