David Petraeus: US troop withdrawal ‘is not going to end the endless war in Afghanistan’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “David Petraeus: US troop withdrawal ‘is not going to end the endless war in Afghanistan’” – below is their description. In an interview with FRANCE 24, General David Petraeus, former commander of US forces in Iraq and Afghanistan and former CIA director, reacted to the recent decision of … Read more David Petraeus: US troop withdrawal ‘is not going to end the endless war in Afghanistan’

General John Allen Assumes Command of ISAF Forces in Afghanistan

General John Allen has taken over command of the International Security Assistance Forces (ISAF) in Afghanistan. He is taking over from General Petraeus. The Secretary General of NATO, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, thanked the outgoing general for his work: “General Petraeus took command of ISAF at a key moment. He oversaw the surge in international forces … Read more General John Allen Assumes Command of ISAF Forces in Afghanistan

Chiefs of Defence Conclude NATO Meeting in Brussels

Photo courtesy NATO: Colonel General Hryhorii Pedchenko (Chief of Defence, Ukraine) meets NATO Chairman of the Military Committee, Admiral Giampaolo Di Paola. Sixty-six NATO member and partner countries have concluded two days of meetings at NATO Headquarters. Chiefs of Defence and military representatives held a series of meetings chaired by Admiral Giampaolo Di Paola. The … Read more Chiefs of Defence Conclude NATO Meeting in Brussels