Regions / Afghanistan
The United States levels the moral playing field by blasting it to pieces.
A state whose national-security policy is founded on duplicity founders there.
The administration defense policy shop Center for a New American Security calls for ending counterinsurgency in Afghanistan.
Was the NATO attack that killed 25 Pakistani soldiers an accident or an attempt to torpedo peace talks?
Many Afghans are angry at Pakistan for aiding the Taliban.
Not everyone is outraged by the NATO airstrike that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers.
A yoga teacher believes he can bring the U.S. and NATO forces and the Taliban together to meditate.
The current U.S. strategy to confront its antagonists reflects a decade of missteps and misunderstandings.
A little-noted energy agenda moving rapidly forward in Afghanistan could exacerbate insecurity and instability, and ensure a prolonged U.S. and foreign military presence.
To Washington, hospitality shown by the Haqqani network toward al Qaeda is probably another reason for the U.S. to remain in Afghanistan.