why do you even bother?
So if now is not a good time to get out of Afghanistan, when would have been better?
I would say not negotiating with the terrorists inviting them to camp David and setting ridiculous timelines with no plan would have been a start. Do you remember a time when 'negotiating with terrorists' was a bad thing?So if now is not a good time to get out of Afghanistan, when would have been better?
Just days before the 20th anniversary of their murderous handiwork, a military tribunal in Guantánamo Bay on Tuesday resumed the much-interrupted and multiply postponed trial of five masterminds of the 9/11 jihad attacks: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, Walid bin Attash, Ramzi bin al-Shibh, Ammar al-Baluchi, and Mustafa al Hawsawi. It’s understandable if you thought these men had been tried, convicted, and sentenced long ago; after all, it has been two decades since their crime. What has taken so long?