Posts Tagged: SF-SouthAsia
Contrary to what the president believes, violence is not the answer.
U.S. military strategy in Afghanistan is built on two coups, one in Kabul and the other in Islamabad.
The president's goals in escalating the war in Afghanistan are deeply flawed. Just ask the Russians.
The United States can learn from the mistakes made in Iraq to craft a new approach to Afghanistan.
Escalation has just brought more death and destruction. More escalation could close off opportunities for a political solution.
President Obama is on the verge of making a profound mistake by sending more troops to Afghanistan, argues columnist Conn Hallinan.
A new report gives the impression that the opium trade is the main reason why the Taliban are gaining in strength, absolving the United States and NATO of their own responsibility in fomenting the insurgency.
The Raqs Media Collective is revolutionizing the art of communication in Delhi and beyond.
The Afghan activist and legislator says no to the United States and NATO, the warlords, and the Taliban, and says yes to democracy.
The Sri Lankan government has brushed aside Western criticism of its abusive practices. But that might be about to change.