WASHINGTON -- President Obama declared in an interview that the United States was not winning the war in Afghanistan and opened the door to a reconciliation process in which the American military would reach out to moderate elements of the Taliban, much as it did with Sunni militias in Iraq.
Saturday, March 07, 2009
They are WORSE than who we thought they were - Obama Ponders Outreach to Elements of the Taliban
SUNDAY's NYT (No less...watch the justifications and backpedaling):
Sorry but the Sunnis in Iraq did not attack NY and Washington. Ideas of 'more moderate elements' of the Taliban are those who won't BLOW UP ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS FOR GIRLS? We suppose?
Is there to be any hope for this president?