Recalibrating the U.S. Strategy in Afghanistan

The following article appeared as a GMF ‘Transatlantic Take’ on March 1, 2012, and was reproduced on RealClearWorld as ‘A New Strategy for the U.S. in Afghanistan’ on March 2, 2012.The protests in Afghanistan over the burning of copies of the Quran confiscated from detainees at Bagram Airfield have led to more than two dozen deaths, and have severely — perhaps even permanently — undermined the