August 18, 2010
Afghan War Reveals Obama's Impotence
Der Spiegel, Der Spiegel
General David Petraeus was supposed to perform the same magic in Afghanistan as he did in Iraq, and turn the course of the seemingly endless war. But now the US general has suggested that Barack Obama was too optimistic in setting a 2011 withdrawal date. German commentators argue that Petraeus is simply being realistic.
TAGGED: Barack Obama, Afghanistan