"After U.S. soldiers left Combat Outpost Conlon in February — packing up weapons, generators and portable toilets — their Afghan successors rushed to the American barracks and command center, eager to inspect their inheritance. The Afghans renamed Conlon in Dari and scrawled Koran verses on the walls. The base was now theirs, and they were proud." Washpost
An old, old story. If we could have stayed 200 years or maybe even 50 there might have been some significant change in the military. That was never possible. Any fool should have seen that was not possible politically.
They can't maintain what we left tham? What a surprise! We used contracters? Yes, but a few decades ago we soldiers used to do much of what contracters do now. We had no trouble doing that. pl