The disastrous "surge" in
But what about the nearly 1,000 U.S. service members who died as a result of the surge? Who is thinking about them as they laud Mr. Petraeus for his more recent surge in Afghanistan?
When you are a prince, you don't wait for your new commander-in-chief to be sworn in, you just announce to President
Why did Mr. Petraeus feel empowered to decide U.S. policy? What purpose have the additional troops in Afghanistan served? The Petraeus strategy involved arming and training Afghans who then turned their guns on the U.S. soldiers serving there.
Yet Mr. Petraeus' failure in Afghanistan was rewarded with the top job at the
It is time to get out of Afghanistan, end the drone wars in