Do not be naïve about what you are facing. They will bring a destruction you cannot imagine.
In the opinion of America’s counterinsurgency boffins, there are no bad doctrines—only bad clients. Unsurprisingly, the Obama administration’s response to the rather dire situation in Afghanistan is to blame ineffectual and corrupt governance, rather than NATO’s hitherto halfassed and under-manned campaign against the ferocious Taliban. The United States’ desire to give Hamid Karzai the boot... Read More