It’s time to declare victory in Afghanistan and come home — before we have to shoot our way out

Opinion  By  February 29, 2012| FoxNews.com

The Koran riots have pulled back the veil on the war in Afghanistan. No matter what our political leaders say, we’re losing ground fast, and nothing short of another ten years of American blood and treasure will change that. 

It’s time to declare victory and come home, before we have to shoot our way out.

Our military men and women have succeeded in everything we’ve asked of them. It’s our political leaders – from both parties – who have failed us.

Our original mission in Afghanistan in 2001 was to defeat and destroy Al Qaeda after the September 11 attacks. We accomplished that in a mere three months, and by December 2001 Usama bin Laden and the ragtag remnants of Al Qaeda escaped over the Tora Bora Mountains into PakistanRead More…

 

 

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One Comment to “It’s time to declare victory in Afghanistan and come home — before we have to shoot our way out”

  1. We should have wrapped up shop after we got OBL. That was the closest you will ever get to victory in Afghanistan.