TITLE

Rethinking U.S. Policy in Afghanistan

AUTHOR(S)
Manfredi, Federico
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
World Policy Journal;Winter2008, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
43670958

 

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