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Thought bite: McChrystal on Afghanistan

Quote for May 14, 2010: Gen. McChrystal on what it takes to succeed in Afghanistan.

Jacob Turcotte

"Our success is very dependent upon the people believing in the future. Now, they don't have to believe that the government that they have today is perfect. What they have to believe is that the government we are working towards is better than what an alternative would be."

– Gen. Stanley McChrystal, commander of US and NATO forces in Afghanistan, in an interview with The PBS NewsHour

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