January 28, 2014

U.S. Must Plan for Life After Hamid Karzai

Max Boot, Commentary Magazine

The Associated Press

At this point, we need to simply ignore Karzai and try to develop a better relationship with whoever succeeds him. Because if we don’t stay in Afghanistan—and that means more than the 1,000 or 2,000 troops that Joe Biden is said to favor—there is a real danger of the country succumbing once again to the Taliban and their al-Qaeda allies.

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TAGGED: Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai


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