TITLE

All Counterinsurgency Is Local

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Thomas H.; Mason, M. Chris
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Atlantic;Oct2008, Vol. 302 Issue 3, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the U.S. military involvement in Afghanistan. It compares the situation to that of the Vietnam War and discusses the war strategy. It is explained that the U.S. needs to engage and protect rural villages rather than focusing on securing urban centers. The politics and government of Afghanistan are discussed and information on how to implement rural development is provided.
ACCESSION #
34275419

 

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