‘They’ve committed a crime. We don’t want them in our country. We don’t like foreigners in our country and they have to leave.’
– Kabul citizen Sayed Abdul Samad
The image of American troops has been battered by a series of scandals involving troops behaving appallingly whilst in Iraq and Afghanistan. The further revelations are likely to make winning the hearts and minds of locals in the field even harder.
– Daniel Bates and Lee Moran in their piece in the UK Daily Mail on the leaked video of US troops urinating on dead Taliban fighters
War is ugly. What a horrible, horrible black eye for America.