their country. Think of the lives and money America could save, if we'd bring all the troops home, TODAY.
"Protecting and Serving" themselves.(just like Black-water/BushCo/KB&R/Halliburton taught the local "War-Lords" on our dime.
Misdirection and misinformation is about all we get from our own government since, 9/11. Six months before we invaded Iraq Bin Laden had fled from Afghanistan to Pakistan. Pakistan is known to have over 100 nuclear weapons to date. I believe America's presence in Afghanistan is for the same reason that all the troops were sent to Iraq in 2003. "Great places" to mass troops and equipment in the Middle East, according to the PNAC letter to then president Bill Clinton.
If you think times are bad now, think back to the days when America was a Bush dictatorship and Abu Ghraib was "reality"