The Killing Will Continue Unabated

In less than three weeks Afghanistan will hold nationwide presidential elections, and already there is tremendous speculation as to what the outcome will mean to the future of that war-ravaged country.

Scott Taylor
Published: Wednesday, 08/05/2009 12:00 am EDT

In less than three weeks Afghanistan will hold nationwide presidential elections, and already there is tremendous speculation as to what the outcome will mean to the future of that war-ravaged country. In anticipation of increased insurgent activity intended to disrupt the electoral process, the U.S. and many allied nations have deployed a surge of troops into Afghanistan.

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