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letters | VIDEO FROM A WAR ZONE

This is war, not a country club gathering

THE VIDEO of Marines shown urinating on what appear to be dead Taliban fighters has created sanctimonious outcry, with some asking how anyone could stoop so low, never mind a US Marine. Get over it. This is war.

These guys were not grouse hunting in Maine; those Taliban soldiers were trying to kill our troops, and our Marines were trying to kill them.

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