Rethinking U.S. Policy in Afghanistan

Manfredi, Federico
December 2008
World Policy Journal;Winter2008, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p23
Academic Journal
In this article, the author argues that the United States and its NATO-led allies should abandon the war in Afghanistan. It is suggested that the people of Afghanistan are not happy with the U.S.-supported government and are becoming increasingly hostile. Rural Afghans have been disturbed by air strikes which sometimes miss their targets and kill civilians. The author believes that the U.S. should encourage the Afghanistan government to work with Taliban nationalists to end the fighting between those groups.


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