Afghanistan used to be a rugged country "somewhere up there" on the map and that it was vulnerable to Russia's invasions. National Geographic was active in documenting its history, people, and landforms.
Then 9/11 happened, and American troops went to this country, staying there since 2001. Our President has set September 11, 2021, as the date to start the process of demobilizing.
How to come home? Coming home from a 2 week vacation is hard enough, but coming home after being there? From the longest war seen in the modern era?
Bring them home. Bring our soldiers home. Bring them joy, bring them peace. Bring them home.
The YouTubes are from "Les Miserables", a musical about the French revolution. Each is about 3 minutes or so.