The South Asia Channel

Who’s Talking for the Taliban?

The Afghan government's discussions with the Taliban earlier this month sparked hope for an eventual peace process, but were those in attendance speaking on behalf of the Taliban? Or will rifts between the Taliban's political office in Doha and the factions in the field prove fatal to negotiations?


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Joint Chiefs Chairman Doesn’t like Insurgents, Big Deployments, Fast Food

In the course of an almost shockingly long question-and-answer in the latest issue of the Joint Force Quarterly, outgoing Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. ...

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