TITLE

The Tragic Costs of Success - Elements of Effective Transition in Afghanistan

AUTHOR(S)
Gates, Robert Michael
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Military Technology;2011, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the success of the U.S. in fighting the Taliban insurgency in Afghanistan which could provide the opportunity for transition in the security responsibility in the country. It notes the U.S. efforts which built up the Afghanistan National Security Forces (ANSF) to sustain their own security. It also highlights the support of the U.S. on the proposal for a North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Rule of Law Field Support Mission which would benefit Afghanistan.
ACCESSION #
61207825

 

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