Dr. Frederick W. Kagan and Dr. Kimberly Kagan spent 150 days in Afghanistan in 2010 and lay out the key details of their latest report, "Defining Success in Afghanistan."
Afghan Taliban (Quetta Shura)
Afghanistan experts Jeffrey Dressler & Carl Forsberg discuss progress and remaining challenges in southern Afghanistan. December 17, 2010.
Now that President Obama has authorized Gen. David Petraeus to continue to execute the current strategy in Afghanistan, the question is: Can the U.S. strategy succeed?
Negotiating with the Haqqani network, a terrorist organization in Afghanistana nd Pakistan, is not an option.
"With a new commander and a renewed commitment from the commander in chief, we will make military progress in Afghanistan."
ISW Afghanistan expert Jeffrey Dressler talks with CNN Pentagon correspondent Chris Lawrence.