Mikhail Gorbachev

The Soviet Withdrawal 20 Years Later

Bumped by carol. Originally posted 2009-02-14 08:25:41 -0500. Obama et al should be carefully studying the Soviet experience.

This fits, for further study, especially with Brandon Friedman's posts on Afghanistan, over at Vet Voice, which can be found here and here and the present to future of.

In my opinion we lost there already, when they pulled out to destroy Iraq.