Afghanistan Today, the GWOT Hotspot (The Afghanistan Scandal?) Sat. 1-4-14 (362 days to go)
362 days to go for US troops in Afghanistan. I hope they can complete their retrograde operations early and have the equipment packed up and bases shut down before that date so they can come home before 31 December 2013. Links from around the GWOT:
1.) While US troops pack up in Afghanistan in continued retrograde operations, in Iraq, a country where US troops have already packed up and left, has seen gains made by Americans against the enemy have been lost and enemy flags have been raised over some cities in Anbar Province. As a Marine told me of Afghanistan, what is going on there is, “The Vietnam Plan for Afghanistan,” and I agree. Read the story here at link #1 for details on the situation in Iraq. Meanwhile, back in Iraq…..