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Pentagon Afghanistan

David Wood

In Afghanistan, The Pentagon Sees Risk 'Everywhere' | David Wood | Posted 12.28.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- As the U.S. war in Afghanistan enters its second decade, a new Pentagon assessment acknowledged that the Taliban insurgency remains "res...

The War Addicts: 2016 and Then Some

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tom Engelhardt

Like people bingeing on anything, the present Pentagon and military cast of characters can't stop themselves. The thought that in Afghanistan or anywhere else they might have to go on a diet, as sooner or later they will, is deeply unnerving.

Dan Froomkin

'Plan B' For Afghanistan Aims To Spark Long Overdue Debate | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Nine long years into a war in Afghanistan that two out of three Americans no longer support, a group of disillusioned foreign policy experts is trying...

US Pays $400 Per Gallon For Gas In Afghanistan: Pentagon

The Hill | Roxana Tiron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Pentagon pays an average of $400 to put a gallon of fuel into a combat vehicle or aircraft in Afghanistan. The statistic is likely to play into t...

Pentagon Worried About Obama's Commitment To Afghanistan

Yahoo! News | Nancy A. Youssef, McClatchy Newspapers | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- The prospect that U.S. Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal may ask for as many as 45,000 additional American troops in Afghanistan is fueling g...