Taliban Slaughter Soldiers in Pattern of Attacks in Kandahar

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — In a bloody overnight attack in Kandahar Province in Afghanistan on Wednesday, the Taliban routed an Afghan Army outpost, killing dozens of soldiers...

Successive Kabul blasts jeopardize June 6 Peace Conference: Shadows of Inside...

Successive bomb blasts in the most secure area of Kabul at a funeral procession on Saturday have raised serious questions over the fate of...

Mulliberals

Terrorists, in ungoverned spaces, disseminate poisonous propaganda and training materials to attract troubled souls around the world to their cause. This statement by FBI...

Heart of Asia 2016 & Terror moot

The agenda at this year’s Heart of Asia conference was something already expected and predictable nevertheless it did create waves of tension in the...

Pakistan’s Security Thinking – An Appraisal

Syed Ali Zia Jaffery Sovereignty is an important constituent of a state, a concept which came to the fore after the Treaty of Westphalia way...

Afghanistan – The Graveyard of Empires

Rugged and void of vegetation,beautified with mountains, overcome by harsh climate, and most of all, filled with an Islam-loving local community, Afghanistan consists of...

Violence-hit Kabul to host peace summit

Kabul is all set to host an international peace moot on Tuesday 6th June which is likely to be attended by representatives of around...

US counter-drug experiences in Afghanistan

After over 16 years, and with almost $9 billion spent, the US counter-narcotics programmes have done next to nothing to roll back Afghanistan’s opium...

Russia Rallying Pakistan, China & Iran To Stop ISIS in Afghanistan

December 2016 had been an eventful month for Afghanistan war. For the first time ever Russia & Iran has not only publicly admitted their...

The Longest War Fades Even at NATO but Still Haunts the...

BY Gayle Tzemach Lemmon This was the big stage and the NATO spotlight. At least it was supposed to be. For months, U.S. commanders said they needed...