Escalation Without A Plan: Top U.S. Officials Admit To Having No Plan for Afghanistan

02/14/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • By Katrina Vanden Heuvel,

Does this sound familiar?

"We have no strategic plan. We never had one."

That's how a senior US military commander described the war in Afghanistan to Washington Post reporter Karen DeYoung in her must-read front-page story Tuesday.

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