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Whither Afghanistan? Getting Out Is Harder Than Getting In
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Whither Afghanistan? Getting Out Is Harder Than Getting In
July 22, 2021

Given the lack of any deep thinking going on in the White House, Americans could easily find themselves in yet another Afghanistan.

A Tale of Two Wars
July 19, 2021

In Afghanistan, the U.S. created a cauldron of Islamist extremism, aided and abetted by British and Pakistani intelligence as well as massive Saudi funding. The wreckage in Central Asia will henceforth haunt geopolitical rivals in Moscow and Beijing.

A Tale of Two Wars
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Tim Kirby, Joaquin Flores – The Strategy Session, Episode 25
Tim Kirby, Joaquin Flores – The Strategy Session, Episode 25
July 16, 2021

There is a grave international crisis looming, and its base is Afghanistan, Brian Cloughley writes. Tim and Joaquin discuss his article.

The Strategy Session. Episode 25
July 15, 2021

There is a grave international crisis looming, and its base is Afghanistan, Brian Cloughley writes. Tim and Joaquin discuss his article.

The Strategy Session. Episode 25
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Who Authorized America’s Wars?
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Who Authorized America’s Wars?
July 15, 2021

Sometimes, as I consider America’s never-ending wars of this century, I can’t help thinking of those lyrics from the Edwin Starr song, “(War, huh) Yeah! (What is it good for?) Absolutely nothing!” I mean, remind me, what good have those disastrous, failed, still largely ongoing conflicts done for this country?  Or for you?  Or for me?

Be Prepared to Live With the Taliban or the Warlords
July 13, 2021

The U.S. and the rest of the world have to be prepared to live with the winner. They had better start planning how they are going to do that.

Be Prepared to Live With the Taliban or the Warlords
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VIDEO: U.S. ‘Mission Accomplished’ in Afghanistan… and Other Fantasies
VIDEO: U.S. ‘Mission Accomplished’ in Afghanistan… and Other Fantasies
July 12, 2021

Both America and the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan, but why and was there a difference?

U.S. ‘Mission Accomplished’ in Afghanistan… and Other Fantasies
July 9, 2021

Afghanistan is often referred to as the graveyard of empires. But in America’s case, it also dug its own grave.

U.S. ‘Mission Accomplished’ in Afghanistan… and Other Fantasies
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