The U.S. is publicly describing the deal with the Karzai administration on night raids as a big deal, but Pentagon spokespeople are crystal clear that the deal doesn’t give any new recognition to the right of Afghans to control their own affairs. From Stars and Stripes:
âThis is not about [giving Afghan officials] a veto at all,â [Pentagon spokesman Capt. John Kirby] said.
Whose country is Afghanistan again?
Tags: afghanistan, night raids