A short but catchy political song from the completely uncapitalized pink floyd album the final cut.
Here it is in toto:
brezhnev took afghanistan
begin took beirut
galtieri took the union jack
and maggie over lunch one day
took a cruiser with all hands
apparently to make him give it back
composed by roger waters
copyright © 1983 by pink floyd music publisher ltd., london.
all rights reserved.
Some explanation may be required for our younger viewers.
1. mr100percent opines: The Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan in a land grab and to expand influence, as well as threaten Iran and Pakistan, not 'insurgency'.