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Detainee Operations in Counterinsurgency Operations Lessons from Afghanistan 2005-2006 by Luke Coffey Detainee Operations in Counterinsurgency Operations (Full PDF Article) With the ongoing...

Time to Get Out of Afghanistan - George Will, Washington Post opinion. ... US strategy - protecting the population - is increasingly troop-intensive while Americans are increasingly impatient about...

McChrystal Delivers Afghan Assessment to US, NATO Leaders - Jim Garamone, American Forces Press Service. The commander of NATO and US forces in Afghanistan has completed his assessment of the...

How to Lose in Afghanistan - Anthony H. Cordesman, Washington Post opinion. The United States cannot win the war in Afghanistan in the next three months - any form of even limited victory will take...

H/T Ex at Abu Muqawama (see the link for Ex's commentary) - Heritage Foundation: Panel Discussion on the Presidential Election in Afghanistan by C-SPAN. Watch C-SPAN's coverage of a discussion on...

Is the War in Afghanistan in the Interests of the United States and its Allies? by Major Jeremy Kotkin Is the War in Afghanistan in the Interests of the United States and its Allies? (Full PDF...