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The Afghan Solution (2011)

THE AFGHAN SOLUTION: A gripping narrative filled with interviews from insiders that illustrates the value of revisiting the original US strategies to rout the Taliban in the days ... See full summary »

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Josie Maynard

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Credited cast:
Jason Amerine Jason Amerine ... Self
George W. Bush ... Self
James Dobbins James Dobbins ... Self
Abdul Rashid Dostum Abdul Rashid Dostum ... Self
Karl Eikenberry ... Self
Mullah Jaffar Mullah Jaffar ... Self
Ali Ahmed Jalali Ali Ahmed Jalali ... Self
Peter Jouvenal Peter Jouvenal ... Self
Hamid Karzai ... Self
Jamil Karzai Jamil Karzai ... Self
Ismail Khan Ismail Khan ... Self
Haji Mohammad Mohaqiq Haji Mohammad Mohaqiq ... Self
Ismail Munshi Ismail Munshi ... Self
Barack Obama ... Self
Mitch Perryman Mitch Perryman
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THE AFGHAN SOLUTION: A gripping narrative filled with interviews from insiders that illustrates the value of revisiting the original US strategies to rout the Taliban in the days immediately following 9/11 in order to achieve success in Afghanistan today and examins the issues that are at the root of a failed nation-building experiment in Afghanistan. An insiders' account told firsthand by Afghan parliamentary members and citizens, warlords, NATO's ISAF brass, UN mediators, NGO personnel, American politicians, US Special Forces, and Taliban commander Mullah Jaffar - it is a tale that exposes rapidly changing strategies that failed due to lack of commitment with its disastrous results. The film puts forth that unless original strategies, enforced by significant policy change in the United States are put into place, the current state-of-play threatens to bring down the new democratic Afghan government, and see the war in Afghanistan that the US thought we won nine years ago, fully ... Written by A Kemmis

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Documentary | War

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Language:

English

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2011 (USA) See more »

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Cowgirl Media See more »
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