Great Decisions will meet Monday, November 6 from 11:30 to 1:30 (brown-bag lunch) at the Plymouth Congregational Church (916 W Prospect Rd, Fort Collins). Guest are welcome!
Prospects for Afghanistan and Pakistan
Major internal conflict has plagued Afghanistan for four decades. The U.S., for its part, has conducted military operations in the country nearly continuously since 9/11. Today, war with the Taliban persists, and tensions between the U.S. and Pakistan have gradually deteriorated. As his time in office drew to a close, President Obama limited further withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan. The incoming administration has a choice: will it maintain the status quo, completely reverse the Obama administration draw-down or withdraw completely?
Does the U.S. face a no win situation in Afghanistan and Pakistan?