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Our Friends the British

First, it was the softly-softly approach in southern Iraq which basically became a militia empowerment program.  Now, the British military hand a town in Afghanistan over to the Taliban to buy peace.

As Napoleon once said, “I would rather fight a coalition than be part of one.”

Michael RubinMichael Rubin is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, senior lecturer at the Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Civil-Military Relations, and a senior editor of the Middle East ...

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