Letters: Nov. 19, 2001

Into the Fray

"Your cover picture of the young commando made me, a World War II veteran, feel very old but very proud and very safe." JOHN H. GARNER Anthony, Fla.

The photograph of the soldier holding a gun was an example of a true American hero [THE WAR, Oct. 29]. The commitment and courage of the men and women who risk their lives to defend the U.S. in combat are a guarantee that our country will remain strong and free. JEANNE JONES JINDRA Gallipolis, Ohio

The leaders of Afghanistan and Pakistan and religious fanatics throughout the world need to understand...

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