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Defence Secretary Aide Quits Over Afghanistan
The parliamentary aide to Defence Secretary Bob Ainsworth has resigned over the Government's policy in Afghanistan.
Originally posted by thecrow001
He said the public would not accept for "much longer that our losses can be justified by simply referring to the risk of greater terrorism on our streets".
we all know his time is limited just leave and save some face
Originally posted by SLAYER69
This isn't Vietnam.
Why are you dragging Vietnam into this picture?
There is no comparison.
Originally posted by DoomsdayRex
You're right. Vietnam doesn't have the history of Afghanistan.
The Graveyard of Empires.
Originally posted by TheCoffinman
reply to post by SLAYER69
its not about casualty figures, its about why they died... u know why the 200+ died against argentina.. to retake the falkland islands which were rightfully yours in the first place... but can u tell me why the 200+ have died in afghanistan? a clear, concise reason why... and i dont wanna hear the same rehashed terorrism bullcrap either..