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Edited by Michael Clarke
Ten years after British troops entered Afghanistan, a new book dissects the strategic decisions that took the UK to war in Helmand
Review of Afghanistan: How the West Lost Its Way; Cables from Kabul: The
Inside Story of the West’s Afghanistan Campaign; and Losing Small Wars: British Military Failure in Iraq and Afghanistan.
By Professor Jack SpenceThere is something new and distinctive in the the way the West has responded to the 'new' threats of international terrorism but it is not a fundamental shift.