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The U.S. Surge and Afghan Local Governance: Lessons for Transition

Categories: Afghanistan,Arab,Conflict Resolution,Defense/Military,Democracy/Peace

http://www.usip.org/files/resources/SR316.pdf

Focuses on the U.S. military’s local governance and development projects and argues that the surge has not met its objectives due to three unrealistic U.S. assumptions.  From the United States Institute of Peace)