There are a lot of medieval fucktards all over the world. Are we going to invade all these places?
If al qaeda returns we can exercise “kinetic military operations” to let a bunch of kids with joysticks in Las Vegas bomb the crap out of them until they leave again. I don’t see why we need to stay there.
I was reading about this in the NYT yesterday, but now I can’t find the article anywhere. I was under the impression that we are negotiating with the Taliban because they have been severly weakened and we are in a good position to make a deal in our favor and get the hell out of there.
I’ll keep looking, but did anyone else see that article?
How does news that the war will be ending mean that the soldiers’ work was in vain? If anything, I’d think it would be the opposite: If the troops thought that we’d be there indefinitely, that would mean that their efforts would be in vain.