NATO Combats Afghan Deployment Cracks

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By Greg Bruno
Council on Foreign Relations

September 19, 2007

Germany, Canada and the Netherlands are considering pulling out of Afghanistan, which, experts say, would significantly hinder peacekeeping and redevelopment efforts in the war-ravaged country nearly six years after the ouster of the Taliban leadership. Germany, Canada, and the Netherlands are among the top suppliers of soldiers to the alliance… more