Posts Tagged: taliban
In its fight against the Taliban, the Pakistani government is battling a creature of its own making.
U.S. military "outreach" on Africa's seas and land is in search not of pirates but of oil.
Fouad Pervez and Sharad Joshi argue over the best way to move forward with U.S.-Pakistan relations.
The sine qua non of any Af-Pak policy has to be a permanent rollback of the Taliban's armed capabilities.
Hint: Its not religious extremists.
The unpopularity of the United States in Pakistan should force Washington to rethink its policies, argues columnist Zia Mian.
In a continuation of the discussion of Pakistan's negotiations with extremists within its borders, three experts take issue with each other.
Pakistan is in danger of giving away too much to its local Taliban in the current talks.
The United States must support the ongoing talks between Pakistan and its local Taliban.
The violence in Afghanistan is on the upsurge, Conn Hallinan reports, and the United States is increasingly isolated in its military approach.