Category Archives: Afghanistan

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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Is The Taliban Fixing To Invade America, Or Why Is Washington Still Killing People In Afghanistan?

Is The Taliban Fixing To Invade America, Or Why Is Washington Still Killing People In Afghanistan? | David Stockman’s Contra Corner http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/is-the-tailiban-going-to-invade-america-or-why-is-washington-still-killing-people-in-afghanistan/ Re-posted from David Stockman’s Contra Corner. Geoff

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Pentagon report reveals confusion among U.S. troops over Afghan mission

Pentagon report reveals confusion among U.S. troops over Afghan mission | Reuters http://www.reuters.com/article/us-afghanistan-military-idUSKCN0Y00G0?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff

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