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Rep. Gallego: War in Afghanistan ‘was always going to end badly’


Rep. Ruben Gallego (D-AZ) says the lessons of the failures of the Vietnam War didn’t last long enough to influence the war in Afghanistan, something that contributed to its inevitable conclusion. He tells Lawrence O’Donnell the war ended in “the best situation we could have found ourselves in, unfortunately,” and hopes that in the future the U.S. realizes it is “not an occupying force.”