Tag: Afghanistan War
"It's not just my family, there are dozens of families just like mine who have been lost in bombings. The people have no power... We are the ones who are dying."
In September, national security adviser John Bolton threatened U.S. sanctions against ICC judges if they continued to investigate alleged war crimes committed by U.S. troops in Afghanistan.
A nation that doesn't remember the people sent to fight on its behalf has no business sending more.
What has the US really gained in this ongoing, never-ending travesty? And by what measurement do we assess any progress?
2018 will mark the 17th year of the Afghanistan war.