There is no military solution to the struggle against Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan, according to Britain's most senior armed forces leader.That sounds familiar. I wonder, as does the Galloping Beaver, why our media is ignoring what our allies are saying about the prospects for a military solution. Recommend this Post
Air Chief Marshall Sir Jock Stirrup said: "There is a common misperception that the issues in Afghanistan, and indeed elsewhere around the world, can be dealt with by military means. That's a false perception."
Friday, October 26, 2007
Thanks to the Galloping Beaver, I was directed to this article. The first two paragraphs tell the story: