The Politico is reporting that conservative columnist George Will makes a plea in his next column to President Obama and military commanders to pull troops out of Afghanistan. This coming on the heels of Secretary Robert Gates not being able to answer in the affirmative if we are winning in Afghanistan.
July and August have been the costliest in terms of lives lost since the war in Afghanistan began back in 2001. The Secretary of Defense couldn’t answer yes to the question are we winning. And now George Will says pull the troops out. Not sounding too good right now for the home team. From Politico’s story: