Category Archives: Afghanistan

Trump Nato: Leaders tackle Afghanistan conflict

Trump Nato: Leaders tackle Afghanistan conflict – BBC News https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-44802357 Re-posted from BBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: It’s Trump’s NATO now…

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The secret story of how America lost the drug war with the Taliban

The secret story of how America lost the drug war with the Taliban – POLITICO https://www.politico.com/story/2018/07/08/obama-afghanistan-drug-war-taliban-616316 Re-posted from Politico. Geoff  Geoff Comments: Government projects under President Obama, were neither well managed nor successful…

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Dr. Pieczenik Unloads On Trump Administration Over ‘Disastrous’ Afghanistan Decision

Dr. Pieczenik Unloads On Trump Administration Over ‘Disastrous’ Afghanistan Decision | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-08-22/dr-pieczenik-unloads-trump-administration-over-disastrous-afghanistan-decision Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Dr. Pie was put out, to say the least, by the Trump Administration to send more troops to Afghanistan… … Continue reading

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Trump announces new strategy for Afghanistan that calls for a troop increase

Trump announces new strategy for Afghanistan that calls for a troop increase – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-expected-to-announce-small-troop-increase-in-afghanistan-in-prime-time-address/2017/08/21/eb3a513e-868a-11e7-a94f-3139abce39f5_story.html?utm_term=.dd63b9dd7aad Re-posted from Washington Post. Geoff Geoff Comments: A big improvement over President Obama, no nation building and no insane “rules of engagement”…

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Mattis slams Pentagon for wasting taxpayer dollars in Afghanistan

Mattis slams Pentagon for wasting taxpayer dollars in Afghanistan http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/07/24/mattis-slams-pentagon-for-wasting-taxpayer-dollars-in-afghanistan.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+foxnews%2Fpolitics+%28Internal+-+Politics+-+Text%29 Re-posted from Fox News. Geoff Geoff Comments: As a General, Mattis is obviously insulted by the recklessness of Pentagon actions with defense money…

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Trump gives Pentagon authority to boost troop levels in Afghanistan

Trump gives Pentagon authority to boost troop levels in Afghanistan – MarketWatch http://www.marketwatch.com/story/trump-gives-pentagon-authority-to-boost-troop-levels-in-afghanistan-2017-06-13?siteid=rss&rss=1 Re-posted from Market Watch. Geoff Geoff Comments; President Trump is good at what a good businessman and real estate developer should be good at, delegation of authority…

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Chinese Military Enters Afghanistan Fray with Pentagon’s Knowledge

Chinese Military Enters Afghanistan Fray with Pentagon’s Knowledge http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2017/03/07/chinese-military-enters-afghanistan-fray-pentagons-knowledge/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff

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The Bill For US ‘Stalemate’ In Afghanistan Is Staggering

The Bill For US ‘Stalemate’ In Afghanistan Is Staggering | The Daily Caller http://dailycaller.com/2017/02/11/the-total-bill-for-us-stalemate-in-afghanistan-is-staggering/ Re-posted from Daily Caller. Geoff

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Top US general says Afghanistan war at ‘stalemate,’ more troops needed

Top US general says Afghanistan war at ‘stalemate,’ more troops needed | Fox News http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/02/09/top-us-general-says-afghanistan-war-at-stalemate-more-troops-needed.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+foxnews%2Fpolitics+%28Internal+-+Politics+-+Text%29 Re-posted from Fox News. Geoff

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Afghanistan Loses Control of Nearly Half the Country Under Obama

Afghanistan Loses Control of Nearly Half the Country Under Obama http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2017/02/01/u-s-military-afghan-govt-loses-control-influence-nearly-half-war-ravaged-country/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff

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