Afghanistan: We're asking our troops to do the impossible

The troops need to come home. They are accomplishing NOTHING over there. These boys need to come home.

It is time for a new strategy and fresh commitment to Afghanistan, argues Nick Clegg.

When I visited British troops in Afghanistan last year I was, like everyone else, hugely impressed by their professionalism and courage. That admiration only deepens when news comes, all too regularly, of the death of someone serving there. Lt Col Rupert Thorneloe, who helped organise my visit, was killed last week alongside Trooper Joshua Hammond, in a vehicle unable to withstand a roadside bomb. We owe it to them to ensure their sacrifice is not in vain.

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