Troop Morale Sags as Washington Stalls on Strategy, Troop Strength
Perceived Indecision May be Planned Strategy to “Change” Complexion of Armed Forces
Word coming from the White House is that it may be “weeks” before a decision is made on strategy for Afghanistan and the level of troop strength to carry out the strategy.
In the meantime, troop morale is sagging. The Times of London interviewed U. S. Army Chaplains in Afghanistan recently and published a report October 8th.
“American soldiers serving in Afghanistan are depressed and deeply disillusioned,” the report began.