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Power’s world: does Obama have a re-entry strategy for Afghanistan?

By Jonathan Power  

Bruce Riedel: Obama's yes man for Afghanistan?

“We must have an exit strategy”, said President Barack Obama on television yesterday. But what about an entry strategy, or should we say, after seven years of steadily losing the war in Afghanistan ,a re-entry strategy?

In a month’s time Obama will descend on NATO at its Brussels HQ and demand that the Europeans help out.

Well before then, Obama will have on his desk the interagency review of policy towards Afghanistan and Pakistan that…

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