The South Asia Channel

Pakistani Hate, Indian Disdain

Pakistan and India needed to meet to show the world that they are ready to talk about Kashmir. But before they can talk, they must overcome their animosity.


Al Qaeda Is Losing the Battle for Jihadi Hearts and Minds

Ayman al-Zawahiri's latest audio tape shows that the group that organized 9/11 is a bunch of cranky old men compared to the Islamic State.

The Cable

Pentagon: Green Beret Supplied Steroids to Soldier Convicted of Afghan Massacre

The U.S. soldier convicted of massacring 16 Afghan civilians in March 2012 had been on a mix of alcohol, steroids, and sleeping pills while leading troops at a small patrol base in Kandahar, according to a long-awaited military investigative report.


The Bin Laden Tapes

Dispatches from the early history of al Qaeda, when Gandhi could be considered a model and Saudi corruption was enemy number one.


Al Qaeda Boss Zawahiri Pledges Allegiance to New Taliban Leader

The announcement comes on the heels of news of Mullah Omar's death in 2013.

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