Cutting and running from Afghanistan

As the entire intervention plunges towards an inevitable disastrous and bloody conclusion, Canada is leading the rat pack in the race to abandon ship.

Scott Taylor
Published: Wednesday, 03/07/2012 12:00 am EST

Since the Feb. 20 discovery of burnt copies of the Quran and other Islamic books in a garbage pit at the Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan has been rocked by a violent backlash.

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