Daily Archives: July 10, 2010

A Quote for the Day – I don’t think the Afghans agree with our strategy.

“We always have long meetings and many arguments. We always try to teach our foreign partners how to deal with a situation like this. We Afghans know better than you.”

-a senior Afghan official present at Pres. Karzai’s meeting with Gen. Petraeus.

Before we fired McChrystal the press told us how well he got along with Karzai. Now, pushing the plan McChrystal started, to get Afghan citizens to become soldiers against the Taliban and Al Q’aida, Petraeus doesn’t seem to have the arrangement nailed down.

Read more about it HERE.