What is it with the war in Afghanistan, which began a month after the destruction of the World Trade Center in 2001?
America's longest conflict 11 years this October reached an ominous milestone last month: the 2,000th death of an American soldier. Army Specialist James A. Justice died from injuries that were caused by small-arms fire in Wardak province, Afghanistan.
There is an interesting reality to our casualties: They're escalating.