Taking Yes for an Answer

November 2001
New Republic;11/26/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 22, p7
Discusses the military activities of the United States in Afghanistan, and how the United States' actions against the Taliban regime could result in a liberation of Afghanistan. Reports on the importance of maintaining a clear focus on the objectives of the U.S., which only accidentally included the liberation of Afghanistan; Information on political problems in Afghanistan relating to tribal factions; Objectives which the U.S. has yet to gain; Effect of U.S. bombing on Kabul, Afghanistan; Focus on the war of U.S. against Al Qaeda which has enabled Pakistan to reverse the momentous tilt toward India that was rapidly becoming a cornerstone of the U.S. President George W. Bush administration's foreign policy.


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