Commander in Afghanistan Calls for More Troops Quickly

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mckiernan-nato.jpgThe head of NATO forces in Afghanistan told reporters today at the Pentagon he needs more troops and other assistance "as quickly as possible." Violence is up by 30 percent compared to last year, and General David McKiernan says things could get worse before they get better.  Nancy Youssef was Baghdad Bureau Chief for the McClatchy newspapers.  She's now Chief Pentagon Correspondent.

Credits

Guest:
Nancy Youssef - McClatchy News Service - @nancyayoussef

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Andrea Brody, Katie Cooper, Frances Anderton