TV News LIES

Tuesday, May 31st

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News War Petraeus: more than troops needed in Afghanistan

Petraeus: more than troops needed in Afghanistan

E-mail Print PDF

U.S. Gen. David Petraeus said Sunday that experience in Iraq shows it will take political and economic progress as well as military action to tackle increased violence in Afghanistan.

"You don't kill or capture your way out of an industrial strength insurgency," he told The Associated Press in a telephone interview. His comments come as a debate over the need to redeploy troops from Iraq to Afghanistan has become a central issue in the U.S. presidential campaign.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Family of driver killed in US strike on Taliban leader file criminal case

family of driver kiled by drone files criminal chargesThe family of a taxi driver who was killed in a drone strike while driving the...

Obama announces 250 new military personnel for Syria

more troops to SyriaUS President Barack Obama has said he plans to send 250 more troops to Syria, a...

Pentagon: U.S. troops sent to Yemen in al-Qaida battle

US troops sent to YemenA "small number" of U.S. troops were deployed to support Arab forces in Yemen, the Pentagon...

U.S. to Admit 20 More Civilian Deaths

drone deaths admittedThe U.S. military will admit later today to nine instances of coalition strikes that have killed...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!