Obama Fires McChrystal, Nominates Petraeus for Afghanistan Campaign


President Barack Obama fires McChrystal and nominates General Petraeus.

Krauthamer: Still not sure Obama is ready to bypass the impediment he has caused by the withdrawal date.
Unless the president dispels the impression that we begin leaving by clockwork automatically July 11, the Afghans from the president to the lowest peasant in Kandahar wonder if they should really give intelligence to Americans if they start leaving in 13 months.