March 25, 2008

NEW KIDS ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK:

Younger leadership for Taliban in Afghanistan (Daily Telegraph, 24/03/2008)

The Taliban leadership in southern Afghanistan is passing into the hands of younger, more extreme insurgents as the relentless targeting of traditional commanders by British forces takes its toll.

In a week spent in Helmand province, The Daily Telegraph has found widespread evidence that special forces operations are degrading the Taliban's leadership and its ability to co-ordinate operations.

Posted by Orrin Judd at March 25, 2008 6:03 AM
Comments

Very funny heading Oj,

You gotta love win-wins like this, our Special Ops guys get valuable on the job training, and they get to go to the head of the line for their virgin laden after party.

Posted by: Perry at March 25, 2008 7:53 AM

They're getting down to the Hitler Youth. Good. There goes the seed-corn, there goes the Taliban's future - ground to dust between the millstones.

Posted by: Mikey [TypeKey Profile Page] at March 25, 2008 9:38 AM
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