Ah, but then we’re not at war, see. They are at war with us, for sure; but we are not with them. We call it something else, like ‘conflict’. Which is really not much more than an argument, is it. That means we don’t have to kill anyone in Afghanistan, just build roads and hospitals while they kill us.
And if the BBC had been broadcasting in World War Two in the way that it has been doing in the current war to defend civilisation, Hitler would have won.