Michael's Dispatches

On Afghanistan

05 March 2009

The mainstream media has finally fully caught up to where we were in 2006.  It is now commonly recognized that we have massive problems with AfPak, and that Pakistan is the real problem.


The Afghanistan Problem: Can Obama Avoid a Quagmire?

Unfortunately, the 2009 reporting is at least three years too late:
“Curious Circumstance” published on April 12, 2006
“Kabul to Lashkargar” published on April 14, 2006
“Whipping Boy” published on April 21, 2006
“Dasht-e-Margo” published on April 25, 2006
“A Virgin Market” published on May 2, 2006
“Camp Bastion” published on May 4, 2006
“The Long Road Ahead” published on May 12, 2006
“Hiatus Corpus” published on May 22, 2006
“There Be Dragons” published oh July 6, 2006
“The Perfect Evil, Part I of III” published on September 25, 2006
“The Perfect Evil Part II of III”  published on October 9, 2006
“The Perfect Evil Part III”  published November 9, 2006

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