Opinion

Let's face it, Australia goes to war far too easily

By Sue Wareham
Updated July 1 2021 - 3:47pm, first published November 14 2020 - 5:30pm
By providing political, military and moral support for the war in Afghanistan, Australia bears responsibility for its outcomes. Picture: Department of Defence

The soon-to-be-released Brereton Report will shine a light on alleged war crimes committed by Australian forces in Afghanistan. It is expected that a culture of impunity within the special forces will be highlighted as a significant factor in perpetuating crimes against Afghan civilians.

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