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  • Stephen Biddle, who served with Mr. Cordesman on the assessment team and is returning to Afghanistan for an update, said in an interview it is too soon to judge the surge.

    Troops 'weary' of Afghanistan fighting →

  • "When you expand your area of operation and begin contesting insurgent control of populated areas, violence goes up," he said. "And it goes up whether things are going well or things are going badly."

    Troops 'weary' of Afghanistan fighting →

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