“No Greater Enemy: The Inside Story of the Chaotic Struggle for Afghanistan”

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By Star-Ledger Entertainment Desk In Ben Anderson's devastating new book, “No Greater Enemy: The Inside Story of the Chaotic Struggle for Afghanistan” (Oneworld, 280 pp., $24.95), the British filmmaker chronicles the desperate failure of American and..."The contrast between the American military position and what I saw was so stark. The policy now seems to be “get out of there and save face.” What happens on the ground doesn’t matter. What matters is the perception of the American people and our Middle East allies. The Marines I knew do everything with a ruthless efficiency and work ethic. What made me have the courage to say this Afghan policy is doomed is by following these Marines, who are so positive and so competent. If they can’t make it work, nobody can make it work."

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