After years of failed efforts, the politicians decided staying in Afghanistan was too costly. A pullout was initiated and a treaty was signed to allow the troops to exit Afghanistan. But before the troops could make it to safety, Islamic forces struck. You’d be forgiven for thinking I was talking about this year’s jaw dropping pullout by allied forces. This was not 2021, the year was 1842.
For years, as a nation, we would live day-to-day, in survival mode. PLO chief Yasser Arafat urged on his suicide bombers and creative killers—and you never knew where they would appear. It was a bit like the coronavirus of today. The danger was invisible—until it hit.
Because of our unique position in the Middle East, we can connect with those on the ground in high-risk areas who are working to protect families. You can work together with us to help them begin their lives anew free from the terrorism of radical agendas.