Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the subject of Afghanistan. December 2, 2009.
Afghan National Army (ANA)
Lieutenant General James M. Dubik (U.S. Army, Ret.)discusses Afghanistan and President Obama's strategy with All Things Considered's Michele Norris.
Given the fact that President Obama seems concerned about how to reduce U.S. presence in Afghanistan after a surge, expanding the quality and quantity of the Afghan forces ought to be a priority.
This paper is an analysis of the policy implications of President Karzai’s second inaugural address.
Key Facts on Afghanistan
A Joint Institute for the Study of War - American Enterprise Institute Report
By Dr. Kimberly Kagan and Dr. Frederick W. Kagan
The Enemy in Afghanistan
Dr. Kimberly Kagan (ISW) and Dr. Fred Kagan (AEI) have produced a second report considering how enemy groups would respond to several US Policy scenarios.
To win in Afghanistan requires troops on the ground. More analysis by Fred and Kim Kagan.