Final US troops skulk out of Bagram amid news blackout as officials express fears Biden's 'gut' decision to withdraw soldiers from Afghanistan could cause violence to erupt and a gloating Taliban announces it 'welcomes' the moveUS defense officials confirmed all US troops have left Bagram AirbaseThe base served as a linchpin for US operations for almost two decades of warIt was the site of a number of deadly Taliban attacks over the last 20 yearsSources said it has now been handed over to Afghan National Security and Defence ForcesPresident Biden has vowed to have every US soldier out of Afghanistan by September 11 One insider told CNN it was a 'gut decision' on Biden's behalf; some experts fear it could cause new violence to erupt across Afghanistan...https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9749571/Last-men-Ba...
"some experts fear it could cause new violence to erupt across Afghanistan"It takes an expert to predict that?RayB
And before the year ends, it'll be 1975 all over again! For 20 years, the US devoted enough troops to prevent a defeat in Afghanistan but never enough for victory. Our generals -- the ones who should've learned the lessons of Vietnam -- never made the case they should've made to Congress. And now all the American lives lost during those 20 years will have been for naught...
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