Tuesday, March 06, 2007
From today NATO’s big spring offensive against the Taliban is under way. Let’s hope it’ll be successful. Well, with a commander like this, should our hopes be up or down?
Maj. Gen. Ton van Loon, commander of NATO forces in regional command south,
announces that British forces, supported by Canadian and coalition troops, have
launched an offensive to drive the Taliban out of northern Helmand province.