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Sixteen Years in Afghanistan – From the Archive – As We Finally leave by toritto

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Sixteen Years in Afghanistan – From the Archive – As We Finally leave

Today’s bombing in Kabul in the Embassy District

We have been sixteen years in Afghanistan.  Sixteen years.

We went there after 9/11 to capture Osama, decimate the Al Qaeda leadership and overthrow the Taliban.  The Afghan war, dating from October 2001, has earned the distinction of having been forgotten while still underway.

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