Why can't Afghanistan be more like Sweden?

Why can't Afghanistan be more like Sweden?

If Osama bin Laden cannot be found, if the Taliban cannot be eliminated, if troops cannot be withdrawn, if victory cannot be declared, then western leaders must find a reason for soldiers to die.

By Simon Jenkins, www.guardian.co.uk, 20 October 2009
Cartoon by Leon Kuhn, www.leonkuhn.org.uk

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