Apparently the foreign minister of Pakistan believes the war in Afghanistan is over… and we lost. From the UK Telegram
In the United States, back on November 20, you may have missed this story about how bluntly critical the officer and soldier corps were about their training for Iraq: From the Washington Post
And today, another story about General David Petraeus, the new commandant at Fort Levenworth, and his efforts to re-think and re-design the war-fighting exercises: From the Boston Globe
It’s amazing that four years into this war, and they’re only now getting around to publishing and promulgating a new battle plan that’s been needed since Viet Nam. At least, that’s the way it comes across in the article.