General Dan McNeill, United States Army

As Afghanistan holds national elections in August we talk to General Dan McNeill, the highest ranking US officer to have served in the country.

Recently retired, General McNeill talks about destruction and reconstruction of Afghanistan and why it will never become another Vietnam for the Americans.

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28 minutes

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Sun 26 Jul 2009 06:32 GMT

BBC World Service Archive

BBC World Service Archive

This programme was restored as part of the World Service archive project