Petraeus is preparing excuse for his ineffective military activities in Afganistan. High-ranking general is incapable and that is the reason. I can assure you that majority of Taliban fighters know nothing about israeli- palestinian conflict, and they dont get a s... about it. And finally they dont like Arabs at all.
Second rocket fired from Gaza explodes inside Strip (Haaretz)
from the article: ADL: Petraeus wrong to link anti-U.S. attitude to Mideast peace