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LIGNET: Afghanistan Will Regress After US Exit, Says Hoekstra

Monday, 06 May 2013 02:06 PM

As U.S. and NATO forces prepare to end combat operations in Afghanistan after more than 11 years, the former chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, in an exclusive interview with LIGNET, gave a dismal assessment of the situation there and what will happen in the coming years. The Taliban, he says, has been a clever and persistent foe, and has not been defeated. It will re-emerge and strengthen, and Afghanistan will regress.

Click here to read the full report of the interview with former Congressman Pete Hoekstra, R-MI, and watch the video of the interview at LIGNET.com.


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