Tuesday, September 22, 2009

The Ghosts of Afghan Past Scream: Get Out Now - There Is No Winning Here!

Robinson hits it right on - it does seem live a horror story or a Greek tragedy and the chorus of ghosts and dead from past failed empires broken on the stony fields and hills of Afghanistan scream: "Get out while you can!"

More Than a Numbers Game in Afghanistan

It's hard to read Gen. Stanley McChrystal's assessment of the Afghanistan war without hearing one of those horror-movie voices that seem to come from everywhere and nowhere, a voice that grows louder and more insistent with every page: "Get out. Get out. Get out."

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