Why we lost

On Fox News, KT McFarland is interviewing former commanding-general Daniel P. Bolger, who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

  1. McFarland asks Bolger what the US got wrong. What is Bolger’s response?
  2. According to Bolger, what mistake did the US make after the successful shock and awe operations?
  3. McFarland asks if the US has anticipated the insurgencies. What’s Bolger’s answer to this?
  4. According to Bolger, has the US failed to draw lessons from the Vietnam war?
  5. What does Bolger consider the best strategy to fix the current situation?
  6. What message does Bolger have for the soldiers (and their relatives) who have fought in the wars so far?

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