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Why Hamid Gul Was Pakistan's Bin Laden

Mohammad Taqi | Posted 08.26.2015 | World
Mohammad Taqi

General Hamid Gul was the military equivalent of Osama bin Laden. He died with his boots on and blood of the innocents on his hands. One must never speak ill of the dead; it is the jihadist life and legacy of General Hamid Gul, however, which is impossible to ignore if further bloodshed and mayhem in Pakistan and the region is to be averted.

Bin Laden's Real Legacy

Eric Margolis | Posted 07.03.2011 | Politics
Eric Margolis

As Stalin used to say, "no man, no problem." So will the killing of Osama bin Laden by US Special Force Seals in Abbotabad, Pakistan last Sunday night end America's long ordeal with extremist groups from the Muslim world?

Obama's AfPak Conundrum

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saad Khan

While there has been no indication by the Obama administration to withdraw forces in 2011, there needs to be an extension of the deadline to achieve the basic goals in Afghanistan.

Pakistan's Generals Really, Really "Heart" the Afghan Taliban

Steve Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Clemons

Given frequent Pakistan denials coupled with administration claims that it has confidence that Pakistan's national security chiefs are "with us" and "not with them" -- the latest evidence, if true, is clarifying and troubling.