Winning in Afghanistan A new year and the war in Afghanistan rumbles on with the increasing body count of British soldiers. It reached 100 for this year in December. John Benton We are told that the war is being fought to prevent the country reverting to extremist Muslim Taliban rule, who would again allow it to become a training ground for al-Qu’eda terrorists who will launch attacks on Britain. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.