by Jason Thomas | Jul 5, 2013 | MonitorBy: Jason Thomas Avoid the Charlie Wilson complex: guilt over the cries of ‘abandoning Afghanistan’ and deciding not to spend billions more of taxpayer’s money on a hop-scotch of social development programs.
by Thomas Feeney and Ross Hertlein | Jun 21, 2013 | MonitorBy: Thomas Feeney and Ross Hertlein At present, for every US Soldier there is at least one 20-foot container of equipment in Afghanistan; a quantity that cannot be overemphasized as our military begins to face the…
by Joseph Cheravitch | Jun 20, 2013 | MonitorBy: Joseph Cheravitch While impressive on paper, in practice the NSR is a hollow concept that will not translate into any substantial economic benefits for Central Asians, Afghans, or Pakistanis.
by Brad Fultz | Jun 5, 2013 | MonitorBy: Brad Fultz Comparing the final days of the Communist Regime in Afghanistan with America’s drawdown.
by Jerry Meyerle | Jan 15, 2013 | MonitorBy: Jerry Meyerle There is little additional value to be gained from another year or two of advising and training at the tactical level.