Michael's Dispatches2 Comments
- Published: Monday, 15 October 2012 14:01
15 October 2012
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This commment is unpublished.· 7 years agoWell Michael, if the Taliban had not considered all the options you have certainly provided them with plenty of ideas here. I am not sure doing so is all that wise, although hopefully someone within ISAF has already considered such possiblities.
This commment is unpublished.· 6 years agoIf anybody can 'sneak up on Bastion 'undetected' its the Taliban. They've been doing that stuff for years. Think somebody would have noticed by now.
Thinking they can't and finding they can has been a subscript of the great Afghan adventure.
They wear sneakers and dress shoes to a war, they invented 'khaki'. That should tell you something about assymetry.
PS: I'd doubt they were 'after' the Prince. They'd have got him instead of the Marine squadron CO.