There has been a shocking increase in the number of western casualities in Afghanistan over the past couple of weeks.
According to history the Afghan army has defeated many so called foreign powers over the centuries. Notably , BRITAIN AND RUSSIA
Why has Afghanistan been so difficult to conquer? First, there is its hostile terrain. Then there is the harsh weather - with very
hot summers and freezing winters. The Afghan people are fiercely independent and highly skilled in mountain warfare.
Can the Western Coalition ever hope to prevail in this wild, mountainous and strategically crucial nation?
What are they so desperately looking for