Political Book Summaries, Reviews and Opinions

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We’ll have 140,000 troops in Afghanistan


“We’re going to have more troops (in Afghanistan) . . . than the Russians h

Politifact did a bit on numbers of troops in Afghanistan. Rep. Murtha says we have more than the Russians did, only if you include NATO says politifact. I know it’s an inescapable anology, but it’s also unfair. Frankly, we’re doing a much better job over there.

We aren’t sending more troops because we don’t control the country, we’re sending more to better protect the civilians. Still, its good to know how many people we got over there.

Read the story.

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