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Obama Afghanistan Policy

Sam Stein

Obama Administration Not Putting Formal Price Tag On Afghan Policy Yet

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.29.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration's proposal to keep 9,800 U.S. troops in Afghanistan next year was the product of lengthy deliberations. Th...

David Wood: Obama Has No Afghanistan Benchmarks, Endpoint, Political Strategy

Politics Daily | David Wood | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Afghan President Karzai's meetings in Washington this week ended with no sign of a badly needed joint political strategy to buttress the U.S.-led mili...

Jones V. McChrystal: Obama Security Adviser

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Afghanistan is not in imminent danger of falling to the Taliban, President Barack Obama's national security adviser said Sunday as he do...

Obama Afghanistan

Washington Post | Eugene Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama didn't set out to be a "war president," but that's what history compels him to be. The nation and the world are fortunate that he doesn't...

Dubious Afghan Vote Drove Obama To Revisit Strategy

Wall Street Journal | PETER SPIEGEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The public debate in Washington over the White House's unexpected reappraisal of its Afghan strategy has focused on troop numbers and military tactics...

Obama's Afghanistan Policy Meets More Skepticism In Congress

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Congressional skepticism over the Obama administration's plans for Afghanistan mounted Sunday as four senators questioned whether m...

The New Anti-War Movement: Obama Faces Growing Backlash Over Afghanistan

The Daily Beast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As President Obama's generals consider asking for more troops in Afghanistan, the White House is finding itself confronted with a new problem: lefty w...

Obama Close To Announcing New Afghan Strategy

AP | ANNE GEARAN and ANNE FLAHERTY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is close to announcing a redrawn strategy for a war in Afghanistan that the president says the United Stat...