Why the Taliban Wants ISIS Out of Afghanistan
June 18, 2015
Why the Taliban Wants ISIS Out of Afghanistan
The Taliban want to make it clear for ISIS: Afghanistan's only big enough for one of them. And it's not ISIS.
Why the Taliban Wants ISIS Out of Afghanistan
Afghanistan’s Illusion of a New Pakistan
June 01, 2015
Afghanistan’s Illusion of a New Pakistan
The recent outreach has been laudable, but the ingredients for real change are missing.
Afghanistan’s Illusion of a New Pakistan
Terrorizing Afghanistan in the Name of Islam
May 29, 2015
Terrorizing Afghanistan in the Name of Islam
Has a shared religion helped Afghanistan in its dealings with the Muslim world?
Terrorizing Afghanistan in the Name of Islam
Afghans Fight Back with Full Force
May 28, 2015
Afghans Fight Back with Full Force
The most recent overnight attack on a guesthouse in Kabul resulted in only four Taliban casualties.
Afghans Fight Back with Full Force
Talking Peace With the Taliban During the Summer Offensive
May 16, 2015
Talking Peace With the Taliban During the Summer Offensive
Another bloody summer awaits Afghanistan.
Talking Peace With the Taliban During the Summer Offensive
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
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