Joint Chiefs chairman: Afghanistan now top priority, Not Iraq

“We remain committed to the mission we’ve been given in Iraq — make no mistake. … But Afghanistan has been an economy of force operation for far too long,” he said at a Pentagon news conference.

Mullen said he is “gravely concerned” about recent Taliban and al-Qaeda gains across much of southern Afghanistan and in Pakistan.

From CNN:
http://edition.cnn.com/2009/POLITI
CS/05/04/mullen.afghanistan/index.html

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