Photo 1: US military helicopters begin evacuation from American Embassy in Kabul-Afghanistan on 15 August 2021. Photo 2: US military helicopters evacuating the American Embassy in Saigon-South Vietnam in April-1975.
The Soviet Union collapsed only two years after its withdrawal from Afghanistan.
Everyone who started the war in Afghanistan, won the war in Afghanistan:
Many on this list would say it worked out exactly as intended.
Afghanistan from a military perspective:
"When your CIA handler texts you the wrong address.
Fascinating numbers from Andrew Tyndall:
From 2015 through 2019 this is how many minutes network news covered Afghanistan:
less than on hour of coverage, total, over five years
- ABC: 16
- CBS: 25
- NBC: 16
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A Marine Corps veteran sharing publicly on Instagram what many others are thinking today: