TITLE

Afghanistan: is it too late?

AUTHOR(S)
Sands, Chris
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
New Statesman;3/31/2008, Vol. 137 Issue 4890, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author examines aspects of the war in Afghanistan as it was being conducted in the first quarter of 2008. He notes an increase in violence in all parts of the country and suggests that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) campaign against the Islamic fundamentalist Taliban has not been a success to date. The author states that the NATO member states must not underestimate the consequences of a loss in Afghanistan. INSET: AFGHANISTAN: 30 YEARS OF WAR.
ACCESSION #
31469697

 

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