Pakistan’s machinations and america’s past delusions pose obstacles to a successful strategic outcome for the war in afghanistan the us and its coalition partners have been at war in.
Washington — helmand valley, afghanistan, has been pummeled, as of late, by us air and artillery strikes targeting taliban battlefield commanders and opium production facilities the ramp.
Pummeling someone into reconciliation might seem like a curious strategy but that’s what the trump administration is proposing to do to the taliban as it seeks to bring an end to the war in. Trump outlines new afghanistan war strategy with united states military and intelligence the afghanistan strategy was a consequential.
With a president who ran for office almost never having talked about the war, a coterie of political advisers who bitterly oppose deeper american engagement in it, and a national security. Us strategy in afghanistan brigadier general roger turner returned from a tour in afghanistan where he led a united states first aired: mar 30, 2018 | 5:42pm. Panelists discuss current us policy toward afghanistan and pakistan and explore other possible military and diplomatic options to address the ongoing conflict. Trump to expand us military intervention in afghanistan in which he said the new strategy would trump admitted that escalating the us war in afghanistan had.