Thing is, "terror" is a tactic, not an adversary. You can turn the 'Stan into glass and there will still arise "terrorists". Hell, the CIA created and/or funded quite a lot of them. (one man's "terrorist" is another man's "Freedom Fighter", dontcha know.)
As far as I've been able to prove thus far, the Russian primarily sniped from the mountains. The Russian winter did the hardest damage to the Grand Armee. Pretty much the same thing happened to the Germans. Lesson to be learned-don't invade Russia in the winter. ;)
I was too young to vote for him, but he was the first politician I supported for President. I would have supported Ron Paul if somebody had told me about him, but I was only in Kindergarten when he ran and whenever I asked about the election people would always over-simplify the situation.