01.06.2009   Alter: 8 yrs
Kategorie: Afghanistan, dgs-info, Ausgabe 25

SURGE IN AFGHANISTAN- Been there


As President Obama moves to ramp up the United States presence in Afghanistan, he might benefit from the lessons learned by one of the CIA's legends of covert operations, Bill Lair. Lair ran the CIA's covert action in the 1960s in Laos, which at its height included 30,000 Hmong tribesmen battling Communist insurgents. (IHT – International Herald Tribune, 09.03.2009)