If they were ‘hawkish’, it sure didn’t show in the rising death toll of American forces over there. petraeus did NOTHING to stop the slaughter. NOTHING. He and mccrystal both disgust me.
Hmmm.. Perhaps someone else was paying them. Just sayin’
Hamid Karzai welcomes Britain’s Afghan troop withdrawal
President Hamid Karzai has welcomed the announcement that Britain will pull thousands of troops out of Afghanistan next year, saying his country was ready to take over security responsibilities.