Success Strategies

by Joshua Foust on 3/13/2008 · 1 comment

The former commander of inifini-detention center Guantanamo Bay—a man who has sown tremendous mistrust and hatred of the U.S. in the Muslim world—is now being made chief Defense Representative… in Pakistan.

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Joshua Foust is a Fellow at the American Security Project and the author of Afghanistan Journal: Selections from His research focuses primarily on Central and South Asia. Joshua is a correspondent for The Atlantic and a columnist for PBS Need to Know. Joshua appears regularly on the BBC World News, Aljazeera, and international public radio. Joshua's writing has appeared in the Columbia Journalism Review, Foreign Policy’s AfPak Channel, the New York Times, Reuters, and the Christian Science Monitor. Follow him on twitter: @joshuafoust

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Michael Hancock March 14, 2008 at 3:04 pm


I’m hoping that there is something here that we’re missing. Maybe serving as the Commander at Guantanamo has actually taught him something about Muslim activities in the tribal areas of Pakistan, and not just the usual rhetoric that terrorists hide behind every rock and bush.

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