"The bet is that the Kandahar operation, backed by thousands of U.S. troops and billions of dollars, will break the mystique and morale of the insurgents, turn the tide of the war and validate the administration's Afghanistan strategy.Read the rest of the article in "Results of Kandahar offensive may affect future U.S. moves", The Washington Post, May 23, 2010.
There is no Plan B."
Saturday, May 29, 2010
Success in Kandahar Uncertain: Yet will have Dramatic Effect on the Future of the Afghanistan War
A lot is riding on the upcoming (or is it in progress already) Kandahar Offensive. Here is an excerpt from a recent news article in the Washington Post.