McChrystal: 'A New Clarity of Mission' in Afghanistan

Gen. Stanley McChrystal today welcomed President Obama's announcement that he would send more troops to Afghanistan. The U.S. commander also told reporters that Afghan President Hamid Karzai supported the decision. "The president was very upbeat, very resolute this morning," he said. In a confident but sometimes sobering address to his commanders around the country this morning, McChrystal said he believes that the war in Afghanistan is at a turning point. Paraphrasing Winston Churchill, he...Full Story
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