MGW10-RS-Afghanistan-Counter-Narcotics-2AC-Suppl

MGW10-RS-Afghanistan-Counter-Narcotics-2AC-Suppl - MGW 2010...

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MGW 2010 Afghanistan 2ac’s Rowe/Sabino LAb Counter Narcotics Afghanistan 2AC Supplement Afghanistan 2AC Supplement. .................................................................................................................................. 1 Karzai Cred -- Non Unique. ....................................................................................................................................... 2 AFF—A2: Karzai Key. ............................................................................................................................................. 3 Karzai – No Link UQ. ............................................................................................................................................... 4 AFF—CP Doesn’t solve. ........................................................................................................................................... 5 AFF—CP doesn’t solve. ............................................................................................................................................ 6 Relations Low Now/2AC Defense. ............................................................................................................................ 7 Decline Inevitable – 1AR. ......................................................................................................................................... 8 AFF—No Accidents Impact. ..................................................................................................................................... 9 AFF—No Prolif Impact. .......................................................................................................................................... 10 AFF—No Space Impact. ......................................................................................................................................... 11 1
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MGW 2010 Afghanistan 2ac’s Rowe/Sabino LAb Counter Narcotics Karzai Cred -- Non Unique No credibility now Heineman 2010 Ben W., Jr “Obama's Afghan Dilemma: Managing Hamid Karzai” http://blogs.hbr.org/cs/2010/03/obamas_toxic_management_dilemm.html These management and strategic dilemmas are reflected in tactical ones. For example, in order not to antagonize the local population, American and NATO commanders are allowing farmers to harvest the current poppy crop, even though opium proceeds support the Taliban and a major long-run objective is to shift the Afghan economy away from being a narco-state (currently, 30-50 percent of its economy is drug-related) . Obama's latest trip and its surrounding publicity have not helped. It is hard to see how airing these "management" problems so publicly with the leader of a sovereign nation is useful by itself . Simply embarrassing Karzai isn't going to drive him from power, but will likely drive him further away. This dispute only undermines the credibility of the United States' strategy — and gives support to many who have always doubted Karzai's intent or his effectiveness. No cred now
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