Evan Kohlmann also takes on Finer
Early Friday morning, I wrote in our PrincipalAnalysis section The Importance of Foreign Terrorists to Iraq's Insurgency, and challenged The Washington Post's Jonathan Finer's underestimation of the importance and impact of foreign terrorists on the insurgency in Iraq.
Evan Kohlmann at The Counterterrorism Blog also weighed in (authoritatively) Friday afternoon with:
Evan takes a longer view, using far more detail and post-Soviet Afghanistan and the emergence of al Qaeda as the backdrop. He is right on the money. His argument should be considered today's Must Read.