Letter: Troops returning from Afghanistan abandoned by Harper

Dear Editor,

What Peter MacKay and other Tories really wish is that they, the Harper government, never sent our military to Afghanistan in the first place.

Stephen Harper’s rush to join the British and Americans in a predictably impossible war in Afghanistan, and our heads-lowered retreat 12 years later has made us losers for the first time.

To rub salt in our self-inflicted wound, the Harper government is now abandoning our returning troops at the hospital door.

James Charles, Langley

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