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While you were sleeping in the Taliban launching a homicide attack in Koppel.
The group claiming that the attack is in response to the president's trip to Afghanistan.
Here with his take on the situation in Afghanistan as national security expert.
For radical Islam dot org right moral good morning Brian -- -- not a -- new in the president's speech yesterday what's your reaction to back.
Right well the big -- -- for me was the fact -- talking about a negotiated settlement with the Taliban and there's a sniff out there that there is a moderate Taliban but as soon as you start being a moderate.
You're no longer the -- -- what can we negotiate without.
Absolutely not I think that the right track -- be to get anyone that is having.
Some ill will towards -- Taliban to defect from them and turn on them.
Because you're not going to become it didn't reach a settlement with the group whose goal is violent Jihad around the world not just in Afghanistan but also here in the United States right now some are concerned that we're pulling -- our troops to quickly what's your take on that.
It's arrest I was talking to on the topic stream this about two weeks ago in the UK.
And I said to -- Your leaders and al-Qaeda has been just getting decimated what gives you hope he named three things the on -- attacks in Afghanistan.
The fact that we're negotiating with the Taliban and the timeline for withdrawals to have to be very careful that we're not going to give it especially at PR victory to the Jihad.
-- speaking about timeline we're gonna have some troops in that country.
Into the year 20/20.
Four that's 23 years after the war started now the White House is very clear on saying that they're not gonna get a combat role rather they're going to be training.
But if we have been able to train these guys in eleven years already are we gonna be able to train them in 23 years.
Actually thinks so because it with the help of the -- and been able to level the playing field between the Taliban Afghan security forces.
And a few weeks ago the Taliban launched -- simultaneous attacks across a gas and -- caught a lot of us by surprise including myself.
But the good news about that story was that the Afghans held about almost entirely by themselves -- -- very sophisticated wave of attacks and I was impressed.
Well that's some good news outlets talk about that NATO summit coming up in Chicago -- of these summits we always ask people for money our partners say sure -- give it TO sure we'll give you troops.
But more often than not we end up holding -- back what he think's gonna happen.
Not my -- because if our willpower is waning than that of our allies is going to be much worse.
And so -- -- -- the US pulling out in the US getting nervous that makes them.
Many times more nervous so we should be skeptical about any pledges of money coming from some of those salads I would not rely upon that all right Ryan Moore -- thank you so much radical Islam dot org thanks for getting up so early with us today thank you have either let's had a pretty now.
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