Sources: Afghan corruption worries McChrystal
Published 10/14/2009, Associated Press
The top military commander in Afghanistan is asking for up to 80,000 more American troops even as he warns that rampant government corruption there may prevent victory against the Taliban and al-Qaida, according to U.S. officials briefed on his conclusions.Word count: 706
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