28.02.2012 [Washington Post (blog)] - “The danger is a potential breakdown in trust between Afghan security forces and (US and coalition) advisers,” said David Barno, a retired lieutenant general who commanded coalition forces in Afghanistan and is at the Center for a New American Security
01.03.2012 [Stars and Stripes] - David Barno, a senior advisor at the Center for New American Security, a Washington think tank with close ties to the Obama administration, said the violence of recent days is likely prompting the deploying SFATs and their commanders to take another
22.03.2012 [The New American] - Worried that the United States might actually allow another sovereign nation to govern itself without our continuing contribution, retired General David Barno (who, like McCain, is a member of the internationalist Council on Foreign Relations) told the
21.03.2012 [The Seattle Times] - David Barno, an analyst at the Center for a New American Security who commanded US forces in Afghanistan in 2003-04. Fort Polk leaders said the soldiers are trained to watch for suspicious behavior among their Afghan counterparts so they can spot
20.03.2012 [National Journal] - Gordon Adams, Charles Allen, Thad Allen, James Bamford, David Barno, Samuel "Sandy" Berger, David Berteau, Stephen Biddle, Nancy Birdsall, Milt Bearden, Peter Bergen, Kit Bond, Paula Broadwell, Mike Breen, Steven Bucci, Nicholas Burns, Dan Byman
19.03.2012 [Times of Central Asia (subscription)] - In an interview, retired Lieutenant General David Barno, former commander of US and coalition forces in Afghanistan, said the incidents have fueled growing unease not only in Afghanistan, but in the United States as well. "Well, it's hard to really
15.03.2012 [The American (blog)] - Lieutenant General David Barno, USA (Ret.), senior adviser and senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security and former commander of US and coalition forces in Afghanistan The cumulative effect of a recent spate of shocking incidents in
13.03.2012 [NPR (blog)] - David Barno. The killings, Chandrasekaran said, "couldn't have been a worse development at a worse time" for US policy in Afghanistan because of the undermining effect it could have. Also this morning, The Seattle Times looks at whether the "stress of
14.03.2012 [NPR] - David Barno. The killings, Chandrasekaran said, "couldn't have been a worse development at a worse time" for US policy in Afghanistan because of the undermining effect it could have. Also this morning, The Seattle Times looks at whether the "stress of
30.05.2011 Below is a Memorial Day commentary from my CNAS colleague, retired Army Lt. Gen. David Barno. If that isn't enough for you, here are two other good commentaries on this day -- Rye Barcott's in the Washington Post, and Lt.
09.12.2010 Responsible Transition: Securing U.S. Interests in Afghanistan Beyond 2011, authored by CNAS Senior Advisor and Senior Fellow Lieutenant General David Barno and Fellow Andrew Exum, lays out a strategy for the ...