No Need to Bristle Over Afghan Gov't Failure

Mike Capstick and George Petrolekas both served as senior officers on the SAT team, and are obviously very close to the work they and their colleagues performed under some very trying conditions ("SAT Far From a 'Dismal Failure,'" Aug.

Published: Wednesday, 09/03/2008 12:00 am EDT

Mike Capstick and George Petrolekas both served as senior officers on the SAT team, and are obviously very close to the work they and their colleagues performed under some very trying conditions ("SAT Far From a 'Dismal Failure,'" Aug. 27). As in my original piece, I commend them for their courage and dedication. However, in attacking my fact checking, Messrs. Capstick and Petrolekas got a couple of numbers mixed up themselves.

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