January 17, 2014
Obama Was Never Serious About Afghanistan
Charles Krauthammer, National Review
The Associated Press
Iraq is a dumb war, said Obama repeatedly. It’s a war of choice. Afghanistan is a war of necessity, the central front in the War on Terror. Having run on that, Obama had a need to at least make a show of trying to win the good war, the smart war.
TAGGED: Afghanistan, Robert Gates, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, U.S. Foreign Policy