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?
Afghan Taliban (Quetta Shura)
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.
New Fact Sheet by Jeffrey Dressler outlining the key terrorist groups within Pakistan.
Carl Forsberg and Kimberly Kagan discuss power and politics in Kandahar province, Afghanistan to an audience at ISW.
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