Afghanistan is not Iraq, geographically, politically, or socially. Still, victory is possible with a huge increase of troops—U.S. and Afghan—the right security and rebuilding plans, resources, and time, proponents say. Others doubt it is worth the cost in treasure and blood. What do you think? Post your thoughts, and don't forget to check out other debates in the U.S. News Weekly digital edition.
- Pro: Surge In Afghanistan Can Work, With Right Resources, Enough Time
- Con: Afghanistan Surge Is Not Worth the Cost in Blood and Treasure
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Updated February 23, 2009