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Gates: Obama 'Lost Faith' in Afghanistan Policy

A new book by former U.S. secretary of defense Robert Gates describes President Barack Obama as "a man of personal integrity" who nonetheless was skeptical of his own dministration's "surge" strategy in Afghanistan and openly distrustful of the military leadership.Excerpts from Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary of War, were published late Tuesday in The NewYork Times and Washington Post.Gates, a Republican holdover from the George W. Bush administration who served for two...

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