TITLE

Turn It Over

AUTHOR(S)
Gelb, Leslie H.
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/12/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 14, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses U.S. options for proceeding with the Afghan war that would involve fewer U.S. soldiers who would arm and train friendly Afghans to divide and contain Taliban and al-Qaeda forces. The author calls for abandonment of U.S. involvement in government-building and notes the concept of paying Taliban fighters more than they are paid by their leaders.
ACCESSION #
44848868

 

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