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President Trump: Afghanistan is your easiest task — GET OUT

In recent days, there have been a number of straws in the wind claiming that the Trump administration is pondering whether to reinforce America’s utter defeat in Afghanistan by sending more U.S. troops there. The media report, for example, that … Continue reading

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Putin pitches in to clear the way for Trump’s America First foreign policy

On  13 January 2016, the Moscow Times reported the following: “Russian army personnel are being briefed for deployment to Syria, according to military brochures obtained by Russia’s Novaya Gazeta newspaper.  … One brochure is emblazoned with the logo of the … Continue reading

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Here’s how Afghanistan ends — America loses, Islam wins, and a new Muslim generation joins the jihad

Two simple truisms seem appropriate these days when discussing the Afghan war: “If you don’t understand your enemy, you will lose to him” and “If you do not kill your enemies, they will surely kill you”. U.S. political, military, and … Continue reading

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Al-Qaeda wins no matter who prevails in the NYC mosque debate

The building of a mosque at the site of the 9/11 attack will be a signal victory for al-Qaeda and its cause. Al-Qaeda destroyed the World Trade Center with several goals in mind: to prove the U.S. government cannot defend … Continue reading

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The cost of losing wars is more war

After meetings last week in Washington among President Obama, his generals, Secretary Clinton, and Afghan president Karzai, it is worth focusing on what it means for the United States to lose the Afghan and Iraq wars. The meetings, we should … Continue reading

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