03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Afghan Town McChrystal Cited As Big Success Story Is Still Struggling

Within hours of President Barack Obama's announcement of a new surge of 30,000 troops into Afghanistan, the man charged with winning the war stood before reporters in Kabul and offered what he said was a shining example of how the new counterinsurgency strategy can succeed: the Baraki Barak district of embattled Logar province.

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