- Sustaining an Afghan National Army Embedded Training Team. Thompson, David L.; Rhyne, Christine M. // Army Sustainment;Jul2010, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p3
The article reports on the roll out of embedded training teams, comprising of soldiers, sailors and airmen, at the Afghan National Army (ANA) base in Khost province in Afghanistan. These teams resemble closely like the infantry brigade combat team and work daily with the refinement of...
- The Strategic Framework for U.S. Efforts in Afghanistan. Johnson Jr., Charles Michael // GAO Reports;6/15/2010, p1
The June 15, 2010 report of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on its strategic framework for U.S. efforts in Afghanistan is presented. It focuses on the goal of the U.S. to disrupt, dismantle, and defeat Al-Qaeda in Afghanistan and Pakistan. It highlights the reaffirmation of the...
- U.S. insists Afghanistan policy is 'on track' ahead of Karzai meetings. Youngman, Sam // Hill;5/11/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 51, p6
The article reports on the insistence of U.S. General Stanley McChrystal and Ambassador Karl Eikenberry that the plan of the country to train Afghan forces and withdraw American troops was working as they prepared for meetings with Afghan leader Hamid Karzai.
- Pelosi says Karzai visit is crucial to $33B vote. Berman, Russell; Youngman, Sam // Hill;5/12/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 52, p1
The article reports on assertions of U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi regarding the importance of meetings in Washington of Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai for securing congressional approval of a 33 billion U.S. dollars war funding bill.
- U.S. Strategy Leads To Afghan Puppet Government For Pakistan. Remmers, Jerry K. // Moderate Voice;8/1/2010, p16
The article presents the author's views regarding counterterrrorism efforts of U.S. in Afghanistan as he claims that the U.S. seeks to make a puppet government in Afghanistan to serve the interests of Pakistan.
- A Quick Way to End the Afghanistan War. Gandelman, Joe // Moderate Voice;12/5/2009, p1
The article presents the comments of authors about ending the war between the U.S. and Afghanistan.
- Karzai meets with Romney ahead of Biden's Kabul visit. O'Brien, !Michael // Hill;1/11/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p21
The article reports on a meeting between Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai before the visit of U.S. Vice President Joe Biden to Kabul in 2011.
- AFGHANISTAN: POST-TALIBAN GOVERNANCE, SECURITY, AND U.S. POLICY. Katzman, Kenneth // International Journal of Terrorism & Political Hot Spots;2009, Vol. 4 Issue 3/4, p339
As U.S. and outside assessments of the effort to stabilize Afghanistan became increasingly negative throughout 2008, the Bush Administration conducted several reviews of U.S. strategy, and made actionable recommendations to the Obama Administration. The new Administration is reportedly...
- U.S.-AFGHAN RELATIONS. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Afghanistan;Oct2008, p11
The article provides an overview regarding the relationship between Afghanistan and the U.S. The first extensive American contact with Afghanistan was made by Josiah Harlan, an adventurer from Pennsylvania who was an adviser in Afghan politics in the 1830s. From 1950 to 1979, U.S. foreign...