Saturday, June 12, 2010

Marjah, Afghanistan: An Elusive Victory

The progress in Marjah, Afghanistan is slow.  The battle for Marjah certainly did not turn out to be the big PR event that the coalition forces were hoping it would be.  Some say the Taliban have regained the momentum in Marjah.  Read more in "Despite U.S. gains, Afghan city still feels intimidation", USA Today, June 11, 2010.

1 comment:

Maine Security Systems said...

Marjah is a tough city. I did a tour in Afghanistan in 2007-2008 and we all wanted to get sent to Marjah. Good luck to everyone fighting right now. Semper Fi!