Afghanistan and Iraq
A spike in U-S troop deaths in Afghanistan and bombings of government buildings in Iraq complicate the tough choices ahead for the Obama Administration. How grim realities are shaping U.S. military options in both Iraq and Afghanistan
Pentagon correspondent, McClatchy newspapers.
senior fellow, Center for a New American Security
contributing editor, Foreign Policy magazine
and author of "The Gamble: General David Petraeus and the American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2006-2008."
senior national security correspondent for The Wall Street Journal.