Afghan Special Security Forces (ASSF), advised by U.S. Special Forces, prepare to load an MH-47 Chinook Helicopter in Kapisa province, Afghanistan, Aug. 25, 2018. Photo | DVIDS
Permanent War for Permanent Peace

For the US Military, ‘Winning’ Now Means Staying at War as Long as Possible

After almost two decades of warfare, the armed forces have lowered the bar for victory to the level of their enemy, the Taliban.