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The little voice in America's head
12 10, 4:52am
Afghanistan was invaded because Al-Qaeda was camped out there, hosted by the Taliban. Who refused to give them up.
Nothing about the Afghan war involved blaming the Afghan government on 9/11 directly. Reminder also that the Afghan government at the time was essentially literally the Taliban, so a sort of nationalist ISIS incarnate.
And there is no dispute on Al-Qaeda's main camp being there, with Osama and all.