Australia’s ugly turn in Afghanistan

 

Abdul’s brother went out to buy flour. He never came home

 Australia’s ugly turn in Afghanistan

Abdul’s brother went out to buy flour. He never came home

The prospect of Australia’s longest war morphing into Australia’s longest inquiry, all based on pub talk, drew criticism. But having also heard the stories I can say the allegations are grounded in much more than rumour. They fall into three main categories.

The initiation

A technique borrowed from corrupt cops

Competition killing