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The unlikely wisdom of returning to war

By Tim Watkin

“For everything there is a season, the author of Ecclesiastes writes, a time for every activity under heaven. And in that thought I find some solace, because in reason weeks I have found myself coming to the conclusion that there is wisdom in sending New Zealand’s SAS back to Afghanistan.

Yesterday the government finally announced the decision it made weeks ago – New Zealand combat troops would be sent back to Afghanistan. Over the next 18 months three rotations of 70 SAS soldiers each would be deployed.”

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August 11, 2009 - Posted by | Wisdom Blog posts

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