General McChrystal: “Not Much of a Difference Between the Terrorists and Counter-Terrorists”

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As part of al Qaeda, ‘people had the opportunity to make a difference, and that’s a powerful thing’, and in his view, there wasn’t ‘that much of a difference between the terrorists and the counter-terrorists.’ For him, both the CIA and the Base for Islamic Jihad give people the chance to be part of something greater than themselves.

Standing with Obama – by Jamie Weinstein

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Why the conservatives should back the president on Afghanistan.

Obama’s Hedged Bet on Afghanistan – by Jacob Laksin

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The president backs a strategy for success – but with a political timeline attached.

YON: The Greatest Afghan War by Michael Yon – Washington Times

The Greatest Afghan War

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
By Michael Yon
 October 1, 2009 
The Greatest Afghanistan War has deteriorated so noticeably that one can now feel the enemy’s growing pulse. Each month it beats steadier, stronger, and in 2010 it will finally be born.
On Sept. 11 in Kandahar, a South African civilian working without security was visibly upset – not at [...]

War in Afghanistan – FOXNews.com – VIDEO

Should more US troops deploy to Afghanistan

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