War and Peace in Afghanistan

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President Obama is on the verge of a momentous decision: should he agree to General Stanley McChrystal's request for some 40,000 more troops in Afghanistan?  After a week of strategy sessions, today's New York Times says the President is "impatient."

Credits

Guests:
Peter Baker - New York Times - @peterbakernyt, Thomas Ricks - Center for a New American Security, Christine Fair - Georgetown University - @CChristineFair, Selig Harrison - Center for International Policy

Host:
Warren Olney

Producer:
Frances Anderton