April 29, 2014

The Counterinsurgency Debate

Andrew Shaver, The National Interest

The Associated Press

With U.S. forces now out of Iraq and readying themselves to withdraw from Afghanistan in as little as ten months, most Americans desire to move on from these deadly, divisive, and costly conflicts. Yet, important questions about the effectiveness of counterinsurgency programs carried out during both conflicts remain unanswered, which we ignore at our own peril.

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TAGGED: Counterinsurgency, Counter-Insurgency, COIN, Iraq, Afghanistan


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