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Response to LT Barclay (Reply #73)

Thu Jul 15, 2021, 12:23 AM

74. It seems to me that this is not only reasonable but necessary.

The we obliged them to help us on the trust that they would be given fair treatment. Their situation certainly requires an appropriate resolution. Pragmatically it may prove difficult to accomplish since there seems to have been little prior planning.

On balance the question arises what to do about all the other Afghan citizens who stand at risk from the Taliban? I would have to say that we put them there to some degree. As with Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam citizens were left in harm's way when the US Army, CIA and State Department concluded operations and left.

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