Obama's Troop Build-up in Afghanistan

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Today's New York Times reports that the President will send another 30,000 troops to Afghanistan in the next six months, describing the move as "a huge gamble." In Afghanistan, tribal leaders and politicians "have expressed doubts" over the surge strategy.

Credits

Guests:
David Sanger - National Security Correspondent for the New York Times - @SangerNYT, Anand Gopal - New America Foundation - @anand_gopal_, Jay Newton-Small - Time magazine - @JNSmall, Gary Langer - Langer Research Associates and ABC News - @garylanger

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Andrea Brody, Sonya Geis, Katie Cooper