TITLE

Heading Deeper Into Afghanistan

AUTHOR(S)
Mulrine, Anna
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/13/2008, Vol. 145 Issue 8, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article describes the war in Afghanistan and how the resurgent Taliban is forcing additional U.S. troops into battle. The rising U.S. death toll and the appeal for more military forces by NATO commander U.S. General David McKiernan are discussed. Pakistan's role in providing sanctuary for Afghan insurgents is discussed. The challenges the U.S. troops are facing against a sophisticated Taliban is addressed.
ACCESSION #
34656252

 

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