Tajikistan Closes Eastern Region to Tourists
May 16, 2015
Tajikistan Closes Eastern Region to Tourists
Recent fighting across the border in Afghanistan has made authorities nervous.
Tajikistan Closes Eastern Region to Tourists
Are Afghanistan’s Police Safe?
May 08, 2015
Are Afghanistan’s Police Safe?
The killing of 18 officers in Northeastern Afghanistan once again calls into question the safety of Afghan policemen
Are Afghanistan’s Police Safe?
Afghan Forces are Suffering Record Losses
May 05, 2015
Afghan Forces are Suffering Record Losses
Could this undermine the fighting spirit of the Afghan army and police in their battles against the Taliban?
Afghan Forces are Suffering Record Losses
Pakistan Imprisons 10 Men Convicted of Attacking Malala Yousafzai
April 30, 2015
Pakistan Imprisons 10 Men Convicted of Attacking Malala Yousafzai
The 10 men were sentenced to 25 years in prison by an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan's Swat district.
Pakistan Imprisons 10 Men Convicted of Attacking Malala Yousafzai
Taliban Onslaught: What is Happening in Afghanistan?
April 29, 2015
Taliban Onslaught: What is Happening in Afghanistan?
The fighting season in Afghanistan began with a vengeance this year.
Taliban Onslaught: What is Happening in Afghanistan?
China Will Supply Pakistan With 110 New JF-17s
April 28, 2015
China Will Supply Pakistan With 110 New JF-17s
What is the real annual production capacity of Pakistan's military aircraft industry?
China Will Supply Pakistan With 110 New JF-17s
Afghanistan’s Peace Talks: At a Geopolitical Crossroads
April 02, 2015
Afghanistan’s Peace Talks: At a Geopolitical Crossroads
With the U.S. refocusing its role in Afghanistan, China and Pakistan are leading the push for talks with the Taliban.
Afghanistan’s Peace Talks: At a Geopolitical Crossroads
With Military Parade, Pakistan Sends Message to India, Taliban
March 24, 2015
With Military Parade, Pakistan Sends Message to India, Taliban
Sino-Pakistani military tech was on display, though China's president was conspicuously absent.
With Military Parade, Pakistan Sends Message to India, Taliban
The Uncertain Fight Ahead for Afghanistan
March 18, 2015
The Uncertain Fight Ahead for Afghanistan
U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter seemed impressed by Afghan troops in a recent visit to Kabul.
The Uncertain Fight Ahead for Afghanistan
Splinter Militant Groups Reunite with Taliban for 2015
March 16, 2015
Splinter Militant Groups Reunite with Taliban for 2015
It looks like the Pakistani Taliban are consolidating their presence across Pakistan's tribal belt.
Splinter Militant Groups Reunite with Taliban for 2015
Afghanistan Transfers Captured Uyghur Militants to China
February 24, 2015
Afghanistan Transfers Captured Uyghur Militants to China
The Afghan government is showing Beijing that it's serious about counter-terrorism cooperation.
Afghanistan Transfers Captured Uyghur Militants to China
Who's Negotiating With the Taliban Anyway?
February 20, 2015
Who's Negotiating With the Taliban Anyway?
Are peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban on the horizon?
Who's Negotiating With the Taliban Anyway?
Afghanistan's 'Complex' Insurgency
February 19, 2015
Afghanistan's 'Complex' Insurgency
The "Taliban" label no longer applies to a single, monolithic entity in Afghanistan.
Afghanistan's 'Complex' Insurgency
Islamic State in Afghanistan: Start of a Turf War?
February 03, 2015
Islamic State in Afghanistan: Start of a Turf War?
Islamic State fighters have killed a Taliban commander in Afghanistan. Is a turf war afoot?
Islamic State in Afghanistan: Start of a Turf War?
Meet the 'Khorasan Shura': The Islamic State's Leaders for South Asia
January 29, 2015
Meet the 'Khorasan Shura': The Islamic State's Leaders for South Asia
The Islamic State unveils a council of leaders in Afghanistan and Pakistan comprised of former TTP members.
Meet the 'Khorasan Shura': The Islamic State's Leaders for South Asia
Pakistan's Local Militants Show Weakness With Islamic State Allegiance
January 16, 2015
Pakistan's Local Militants Show Weakness With Islamic State Allegiance
Pakistan's militant groups are showing weakness by allowing the Islamic State to carry out operations on their turf.
Pakistan's Local Militants Show Weakness With Islamic State Allegiance
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