I say appease the man. An enemy that can’t be fought from the borders of a base, that just makes you a target. The US should give him the gift that keeps on giving, PULL OUT NOW, not 2013 or 2014. RIGHT NOW.
Then he can take the millions that his corrupt regime stole from the US and make his own deals with the Taliban, Al Qaeda, and Pakistan. Then he can try to stop the inevitable coup that is coming his way.
He looks pretty cozy with Americans guarding him.
Karzai told visiting US defence chief Leon Panetta that “Afghanistan is ready to take overall security responsibility”, a statement from his office said.
“Our demand is that this process should be executed sharply and the responsibility should be handed over to to Afghans.”