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.

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