Via the Washington Examiner.
“We’ve been in continuous war now for over 13 years. Next week we will be ending our combat mission in Afghanistan,” Obama told troops in Hawaii late Thursday, celebrating Christmas.
“Because of the extraordinary service of the men and women in the armed forces, Afghanistan has a chance to rebuild its own country,” he said. “We are safer. It’s not going to be a source of terrorist attacks again.”
We can all rest easy now. Our brilliant commander-in-chief and peerless military strategist has spoken. Islamic terrorists will never seek sanctuary on Afghan soil and plan attacks against the U.S. again. Ever. I’ll sleep better tonight. Mission accomplished, I guess.