December 1st, 2009
09:02 PM ET
8 months ago

Crowley: Obama differentiates between Afghanistan and Vietnam

(CNN) - President Obama on the difference between Afghanistan and Vietnam:

" … (U)nlike Vietnam, the American people were viciously attacked from Afghanistan, and remain a target for those same extremists who are plotting along its border."


Filed under: Afghanistan • President Obama
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  1. Larry Kurbatoff

    Afghanistan, 30,000 troops – the madness of war.

    December 1, 2009 09:16 pm at 9:16 pm |
  2. plotting along its border

    I fail to see why we need to listen to anything Pakistan says, bomb Western Afganistan and Eastern Pakistan into the dark ages, opps they are already in the dark ages, then go for dinosaur age

    December 1, 2009 09:19 pm at 9:19 pm |
  3. terry,va

    There is no difference if we go with his strategy. You can't fight with one hand tied behind your back and expect to win.

    December 1, 2009 09:38 pm at 9:38 pm |