Training Afghan Recruits, Behind the ...

Training Afghan Recruits, Behind the Scenes

There are 2 comments on the KAUZ-TV Wichita Falls story from Aug 19, 2010, titled Training Afghan Recruits, Behind the Scenes. In it, KAUZ-TV Wichita Falls reports that:

General David Petraeus, interviewed by CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric, in Afghanistan, August 19, 2010.

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Theo

Germany

#1 Aug 19, 2010
Afghans and Afghanistan need normal professions: engeeners, teachers, doctors and farmers and workers too. They do not need only militaries and police.
Been there_Done that

San Antonio, TX

#2 Aug 19, 2010
Theo wrote:
Afghans and Afghanistan need normal professions: engeeners, teachers, doctors and farmers and workers too. They do not need only militaries and police.
They are going to need MORTICIANS if they can't secure the country.
Putting the cart (teachers, et al), in front of the horse (security), spells total failure.
"...As for combat readiness, the Lt. General said they still have to work on leadership skills before these "very committed and dedicated" guys can go out on their own...."
Calwell, didn't you learn anything from Viet Nam?
Leadership skills? Dedicated? LMAO
Your "guys" will join the opposition, the first time they find themselves out-gunned!
The U.S. military refuses to fight-to-win, having elected to be politically correct in war. In that scenario, there is NO VICTORY!

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