Posts Tagged: taliban
After the United States has been in Afghanistan for 14 years, 91,000 Afghans have been killed and 26,000 wounded.
In the wake of the Peshawar school shooting, the Pakistan government has supposedly given the military carte blanche to take out the Taliban.
The United States military placed its troops in harm’s way by spreading them too thin across Afghanistan.
Hey, the Afghan Taliban are sensitive guys.
To those critical of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, compassion seems to be a liability in war.
Trading Taliban prisoners for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl may not have been ideal, but, as they say, the perfect is enemy of the good.
If costly drug war strategies in Afghanistan have been unsuccessful even with a strong U.S. military presence, they won’t stand a chance after the U.S. withdraws.
Show George W. Bush some love.
The 10-year drone-war killing spree has unleashed the seeds of its own destruction: a nonviolent resistance movement.
New films, reports, and media coverage are finally giving the American public a taste of the personal tragedies involved in the U.S. drone war.