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6,500 halted vehicles an indication of the power of veto Pakistan has over the war in Afghanistan.
Sometimes it's the little things in the big stories that catch your eye.
Is control of its nuclear program what the United States and NATO ultimately want from Pakistan?
Once again, a Democratic president's fear of appearing weak has, in fact, weakened the United States.
By exactly what calculus do drone strikes in Pakistan make Europe safe from al Qaeda attacks?
Soon the U.S. and U.K. will be using drones on their own soil to monitor their own citizens.
Novelist Hans Fallada didn't require much hindsight to divine the true nature of Nazi Germany.
A successful U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan depends on keeping India in the loop.
At the same time as it's exploring talks with the Taliban, the U.S. has launched a major military operation in Kandahar.
Afghanistan is a crossroads of civilizations and an almost bewilderingly complicated place.