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Afghanistan Koran Burning

America's Image Problem in Afghanistan

John Feffer | Posted 04.29.2012 | World
John Feffer

How is it that the Pentagon and the Islamophobe, with their opposite views on Islam and intervention, end up generating a similar response in the Muslim world?

Blown Away

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 04.29.2012 | World
Tom Engelhardt

Despite its massive firepower and staggering base structure in Afghanistan, actual power is visibly slipping away from the United States. American officials are already talking about not panicking (which indicates that panic is indeed in the air).

Afghan Soldier Kills 2 NATO Troops At Koran Burning Protest

Reuters | Posted 04.24.2012 | World

KABUL, Feb 23 (Reuters) - An Afghan soldier at a U.S. base in the country's east joined violent protests against the burning of copies of the Koran ...