Will the tension between Obama and the Pentagon ease if Obama sends more troops to Afghanistan?

Tensions between the White House and senior members of the US armed forces are rising over the toughest decision the president has faced in his first year. Senior military officials and Republicans have accused him of dithering over the troop request from Gen Stanley McChrystal, the US and Nato commander in... show more Tensions between the White House and senior members of the US armed forces are rising over the toughest decision the president has faced in his first year. Senior military officials and Republicans have accused him of dithering over the troop request from Gen Stanley McChrystal, the US and Nato commander in Afghanistan.

Will Obama send the troops needed or will he prove to be a president in name only?
Update: Just for Maxmom - http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/northamerica/usa/barackobama/6539322/Obama-aides-accuse-Pentagon-of-pressuring-president-over-Afghanistan.html
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