Prince Harry has reportedly taken fire from the Taliban during his current tour in Afghanistan.
With the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.
The top American commander in Afghanistan Gen. David Petraeus, center, tours the grounds of the U.S. run Parwan detention facility near Bagram north of Kabul, Afghanistan on Sept. 27, 2010. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder) (CBS/AP) Top […]