Grey, Stephen
September 2009
Prospect;Sep2009, Issue 162, p46
The article discusses the campaign of Great Britain in Afghanistan, which is impaired by confusion and failure to understand the Taliban adversaries. It states that the plan of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) bought the Army to Afghanistan. It relates the strategies employed by Brigadier Andrew Mackay in the battle of Musa Qala, Afghanistan with the tactics used by the European Union (EU) official Michael Semple. It stresses the importance excellent military offense to win the war.


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