[[ If we still had such activities by Germans in Germany in 1956, our citizens would say the job wasn't done, war not over, etc.
Yet now we are almost silent, over the deaths and lack of final, decisive victory in that far away, violent place. ]]
The "final, decisive victory" remains far off.
It will be heralded the day two cities -- both of which names begin with "M" -- disappear.
Until then, it will be a long struggle.