The headlines from an extensive Asia Foundation poll of
Afghans were all-but-unanimous: "Afghans are more optimistic
than last year." But concerns lingered over security
Following Afghan President Hamid Karzai's criticism of
coalition strategy and civilian casualties and reports of
corruption within his government, two experts take a look
at his commitment to the U.S.
In the wake of the whistle-blower website WikiLeaks releasing
thousands of documents detailing Afghan war operations,
two military analysts who have both written about the war
lend their perspectives.