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McChrystal Was 'Completely Surprised' By 'Problem'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal says he was "completely surprised" by the uproar that followed publication of a Rolling Stone article f...

10 Juicy Bits From Michael Hasting's Explosive New Book

www.rollingstone.com | Posted 01.05.2012 | Books

Now, in a new book, The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America's War in Afghanistan, Hastings recounts the behind-the-scenes tale ...

The Afghanistan Paradox: When the War's Defenders Make the Case for Why We Should Stay, They End Up Making the Case for Why We Should Go

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Arianna Huffington

It's truly bizarre how many in Washington are describing the situation in Afghanistan accurately, but then fail to draw the most obvious conclusion based on what they've just said.

McChrystal Must Go

William Astore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Astore

Such blatant disrespect can neither be dismissed nor ignored nor tolerated. In attacking his own chain of command so egregiously in public, McChrystal has broken a fundamental rule of military discipline. And for this he must go.

General McChrystal Offers To Resign, According To Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: Gen. Stanley McChrystal has offered to resign his position in the wake of an explosive Rolling Stone interview, according to Time magazine's J...

Rolling Stone McChrystal Interview: Robert Gates Says General Made 'Significant Mistake'

AP | ANNE GEARAN and JENNIFER LOVEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama rebuked his Afghanistan war commander for "poor judgment" Tuesday and considered whether to fire him in the ...