U.S. mission in Afghanistan

From left, Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Gen. Stanley McChrystal, commander of NATO's International Security Assistance Force, escort Afghan President Hamid Karzai on a tour of Arlington National Cemetery's Section 60 May 13, 2010. - DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist Chad J. McNeeley, U.S. Navy via isafmedia on Flickr

From left, Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Gen. Stanley McChrystal, commander of NATO's International Security Assistance Force, escort Afghan President Hamid Karzai on a tour of Arlington National Cemetery's Section 60 May 13, 2010.

DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist Chad J. McNeeley, U.S. Navy via isafmedia on Flickr

U.S. mission in Afghanistan

Federal prosecutors in New York have opened a criminal probe against a brother of Afghan President Hamid Karzai: Efforts to curb corruption – and the risks for U-S military and diplomatic strategies in Afghanistan.

Federal prosecutors in New York have opened a criminal probe against a brother of Afghan President Hamid Karzai: Efforts to curb corruption – and the risks for U-S military and diplomatic strategies in Afghanistan.

Guests

Paul Pillar

director, graduate studies at the Center for Peace and Security Studies at Georgetown University and a former CIA National Intelligence officer

Yochi Dreazen

senior national security correspondent, National Journal magazine.

Max Boot

senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of "War Made New" (Gotham Books)

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