Wallace Thies , professor, politics, appeared on Fox 5 on July 22 to discuss U.S. strategy in Afghanistan. To see a video of the interview, click on the link below.

Mid East Analysis

From: Fox 5 Date: July 22, 2009WASHINGTON - Renewed aggression by Taliban forces continues in apparent retaliation for stepped-up offensives by American and British troops in Afghanistan.

The U.S. is committed to sending thousands more troops there over the next several months and Taliban fighters seem just as committed to driving out western forces.

Is America facing a situation they cannot win in a country that has a gift for outlasting other would-be conquerors?

Expert in us foreign policy and professor of politics Wallace Thies from Catholic University provided analysis.To see video of the interview, click here .