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Afghanistan Today, the GWOT Hotspot (The Afghanistan Scandal?) 10-13-13-Sun.

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Another day of retrograde operations for US troops in Afghanistan, but even though they are packing up to be out of there by 31 December 2014, it is still a deadly area of operation with many casualties coming in so far this month. God bless America’s troops as they complete the retrograde. Meanwhile something I have thought was true for a long time in Afghanistan: COIN does not work there!

Links from around the GWOT:

1.) COIN failed in Afghanistan: Former US ambassador there:


Written by orangekite1

October 13, 2013 at 9:03 pm

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