Posts Tagged: taliban
Imposter Taliban negotiator brings out the hubris in Gen. Petraeus.
No amount of expensive innovation in arms can provide for a sustainable counterinsurgency operation.
At the same time as it's exploring talks with the Taliban, the U.S. has launched a major military operation in Kandahar.
As the situation become increasingly dire, dubious plans are emerging in an attempt to "save" the war effort.
Is Pakistan's Taliban motivated by unfair taxation -- like our founding fathers?
CIA drone operators conflicted over drone strikes.
Pakistani constitution mandates persecution of the Ahmadi sect.
In the world of international relations, setting deadlines and creating timelines seems increasingly unproductive.
Pakistani officials believe the U.S. is trying to use the Shahzad case to pressure the country to launch a ground offensive against the militant hornets' nest in Waziristan province.
The Times Square bomber showed that the anger over U.S. foreign policy isn't just "over there."