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Report: Change strategy for fighting Taliban

Sources say McChrystal will ask for more troops within weeks

By Jason Straziuso - The Associated Press
Posted : Monday Aug 31, 2009 11:28:56 EDT

KABUL — The commander of U.S. and NATO troops in Afghanistan said in an assessment of the war that a new strategy was needed to fight the Taliban, while NATO officials disclosed he is expected to separately request more troops

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