TITLE

LEAKS

AUTHOR(S)
Davidson, Amy
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
New Yorker;8/9/2010, Vol. 86 Issue 23, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author examines leaks of sensitive information related to the Afghan War. Comments made by U.S. Commander General Stanley McChrystal about the war, the organization WikiLeaks, and an alleged attack on an Afghan teenage girl are discussed alongside military reports detailing incidents in the Balkh Province and the differentiation between friend and enemy. The author comments on circumstances surrounding U.S. President Barack Obama's decision to increase troops in Afghanistan.
ACCESSION #
52670638

 

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