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Afghanistan Terrorism

With Attacks in Afghanistan and India, Pakistan Must Get Serious About Terrorism

Mohammad Taqi | Posted 01.06.2016 | World
Mohammad Taqi

The anti-Soviet mujahideen of the 1980s morphing into Taliban and Al Qaeda in the 1990s and now mutating into the virulent ISIS becomes possible when there is a continued demand for their lethal product. Pakistan's consistent use of jihadism as a tool of statecraft and foreign policy over the past four decades has created a jihadist ecosystem which would require much more than tactical measures like the military operations it has undertaken so far.

Bombs, Attacks Kill Dozens In Afghanistan

AP | By RAHIM FAIEZ | Posted 09.07.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan -- Roadside bombs and insurgent attacks killed 16 Afghan civilians, five policemen and two members of the U.S.-led coalition in sou...

Taliban Launch Rare Coordinated Attack On Afghanistan

AP | HEIDI VOGT and RAHIM FAIEZ | Posted 06.15.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Afghan capital awoke Monday to a second day of explosions and heavy gunfire as Afghan-led forces worked to defeat insur...

Afghanistan Agrees To Peace Talks With Taliban

Reuters | Posted 02.25.2012 | World

KABUL - Afghanistan will accept a Taliban liaison office in Qatar to start peace talks but no foreign power can get involved in the process without it...

Suicide Bombers Attack Afghanistan Governor, Killing 22

AP | AMIR SHAH and SOLOMON MOORE | Posted 10.14.2011 | World

CHARIKAR, Afghanistan — Six suicide bombers attacked a governor's security meeting in one of Afghanistan's most secure provinces, killing 22 peo...

Three Former Top CIA Agents Say War In Afghanistan Making World More Dangerous (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In a powerful new documentary, "Security" from the Rethink Afghanistan project, three former high-ranking CIA agents explain why the war in Afghanista...

Russia Ready To Cooperate With US On Afghanistan

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOSCOW — President Dmitry Medvedev said Friday that Moscow is ready to help stabilize the situation in Afghanistan by allowing the United States...