Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Is Afghanistan War Tanking?

June deadliest month for NATO in Afghanistan - The Globe and Mail: "“Helping to train and equip host nation forces in the midst of an insurgency is akin to building an advanced aircraft while it is in flight, while it is being designed, and while it is being shot at. There is nothing easy about it,” he said."

So said the new major domo in Afghanistan, General David Petraeus, after former head honcho, Gen. McChrystal, was unceremoniously given the hook by Obama.
Somebody might want to point out to him that designing and building an airplane while it is in flight is physically impossible. But, then, maybe he knows that already...
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