When I read stuff like that I think, "leave them to it, then". It's cold,and horrific, but... what are we supposed to do?
Did KTM come back safe and sound?
Watching this on the news and thought what a waste of life and effort the entire incursion turned out to be. I was all for it. It was a moral war, rather than being motivated by oil, yet it came down to money in the end (imo) as the west didn't want to spend more money it didn't have, post financial crisis.
So now the Taliban have freedom to shoot schoolchildren and carry on as they like. ISS are reaping what they sowed (not that they care) and Pakistan is turning into an even more rotten basketcase. What's surprising is that many Pakistanis are fine with it, because they see the Taliban as agents of Sharia, purging western influence.