SWJ Blog Post |
Afghanistan: “It’s Just Damage Limitation Now” by Mark Thompson, Time's Battleland.
Despite the incredible hard work, bravery and suffering of our troops, despite the massive Afghan civilian casualties, despite the hundreds of billions spent, we have not achieved our goals in Afghanistan.
Dave Dilegge is Editor-in-Chief of Small Wars Journal and serves as a Director at Small Wars Foundation. He is a retired USMCR Intelligence and Counterintelligence / HUMINT officer, and former USMC civilian intelligence analyst, as well as a defense consultant in the private sector. His son, David, is an Infantry Sergeant in the Big Red One.
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