Ex-Diplomat: New Afghan Strategy Not So New Experts say President Obama's strategy for the war in Afghanistan has limitations. Leslie Gelb, president emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations, says he likes parts of the new strategy — although he says the plan is hardly new. Gelb is a former U.S. diplomat and author of the book Power Rules.

Ex-Diplomat: New Afghan Strategy Not So New

Ex-Diplomat: New Afghan Strategy Not So New

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Experts say that President Obama's strategy for the war in Afghanistan has limitations. Leslie Gelb is president emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations. He is a former U.S. diplomat and author of the book Power Rules. Gelb tells Steve Inskeep that he likes parts of the new strategy — although, he says the plan is hardly new.