Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Thursday, June 9, 2011

US Not Yet Getting Out of Afghanistan and Iraq

Gates to NATO Allies: Do Not Rush Out of Afghanistan | http://bit.ly/lSryzi

Panetta declines to comment on pace of Afghanistan withdrawal http://bit.ly/lxYgYx

Iraq expected to request U.S. troops stay: Panetta | Reuters http://reut.rs/kH5oDU

9&10 News - Germany opposes major Afghan pullout...Citigroup hack http://bit.ly/jUjkxQ

AM - Billions in aid wasted in Afghanistan (97% of GDP is foreign aid) http://bit.ly/iAVlSt

Osama bin Laden's deputy vows Muslims will destroy America - Telegraph http://tgr.ph/mvqK9r

AFP: Taliban attack Pakistan checkpost, 8 soldiers dead http://bit.ly/kpjrLF

Officials: U.S. Missile Strikes Kill 23 Suspected Militants in Pakistan - FoxNews.com http://fxn.ws/jX0gvM