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Frist surrenders: “Taliban can’t be beat militarily”

Frist: Taliban Should Be in Afghan Government

JIM KRANE

QALAT, Afghanistan (AP) – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist said Monday that the Afghan war against Taliban guerrillas can never be won militarily and called for efforts to bring the Islamic militia and its supporters into the Afghan government.

The Tennessee Republican said he learned from briefings that Taliban fighters were too numerous and had too much popular support to be defeated on the battlefield. </i>

Who’s cutting and running now, you sanctimonious demagogue?


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