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KAL Afghanistan cartoon is an insult

Afghanistan

As a Marine Corps veteran of World War II, I want a piece of Kevin Kallaugher for his insulting characterization of the U.S. role in Afghanistan ("Chasing the Taliban," June 23).

The audacity of KAL to view the operation in Afghanistan as a defeat by an enemy who didn't wear a uniform to identify themselves from the general population is unforgivable.

Jim Levendusky, Phoenix

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