Pelosi and Gates Differ on Expectations for July 2011 Troop Withdrawal

As July became the deadliest month in the almost nine-year-old war in Afghanistan, Christiane Amanpour sat down with two key players and asked them the hard questions about America's longest war. In exclusive interviews on "This Week," Amanpour spoke with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., who just passed a bill to fund the war, and Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, who supervises the war effort. Both Gates and Pelosi insisted that the war was in the strategic interest of the...Full Story
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