Why America Lost in Afghanistan

For twenty years America pursued unmixable strategies

Woman and son hold the Afghanistan flag during protest. Photo by this author. All Rights Reserved.

You can stir as much as you want but oil and water will not mix. Afghanistan and the Taliban’s return to political power after twenty years proves this truism true, sadly, once more.

So, why after so much blood and treasure, are the Taliban in power?



News and ideas worthy of discourse. Fundamentally informative and intelligently analytical.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store