Friday, May 28, 2010
Kandahar Offensive is Faltering
Recent news reports indicate that the long-awaited Kandahar offensive is faltering. Regarded as the "next big push" in Afghanistan - following the battle for Marjah - the fight for Kandahar was expected to take place in early summer. Now it appears it will be this coming fall. See "Afghanistan war: Kandahar offensive is now in the slow lane", The Christian Science Monitor, May 17, 2010.