TITLE

No Easy Endgame in Afghanistan

AUTHOR(S)
Kitfield, James
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
National Journal;3/17/2012, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the challenge of the U.S. to end the war in Afghanistan and secure the installation of local security forces by end of 2013. He examines the defiance of the effort of U.S. President Barack Obama to negotiate a settlement for the removal of American troops. He discusses the demand of Afghan President Hamid Karzai to end the Taliban raids which could derail the campaigns against insurgents.
ACCESSION #
74737515

 

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