This week, the new Director of the Lowy Institute's International Security Program, Euan Graham, gave an assessment of US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter's recent visit to Asia. The tour followed a particularly forceful speech the Secretary gave ... The Interpreter, 3 days ago
the Afghan Taliban made an interesting move: it released a biography of its leader Mullah Omar in order to commemorate the 19th anniversary of his leadership. For many it raised a question: why now? For others it was clear: The Taliban has an image ...The Interpreter, 3 days ago Jihadi recruitment: The Taliban moves to the bottom of the class The Interpreter, 1 week ago
Even in poor countries that become breeding grounds for Islamic terror, the funds needed always come from richer Muslim nations. What we are facing is not a revolt of the poor. What matters is what you are taught, where and by whom and ...SperoNews, 1 week ago
A car bombing Wednesday killed at least seven people and left dozens more injured in southern Afghanistan, officials said. The late-morning bombing targeted the office of the governor of Helmand province. Mohammad Jan Rassoulyar, acting deputy ...Los Angeles Times, 1 month ago
The Afghan government said Tuesday that forces belonging to the Islamic State militant organization have taken root in the country, the first official acknowledgment that the group based in Iraq and Syria had reached so far to the east. Officials ...Los Angeles Times, 1 month ago
The family of Jesuit priest Father Alexis Prem Kumarhas has indicated that the government of India paid ransom money to his captors which eventually led to his release, a charge that the government has denied. According to a Hindustan Times ...Firstpost.com, 1 month ago Was Taliban paid ransom to release aid worker Alexis Prem Kumar Hindustan Times, 1 month ago
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty February 15, 2015 Gunmen have killed a member of the country's peace council for dialogue with the Taliban in the southern city of Kandahar. Afghanistan Wakes Up To Islamic State Threat By Qadir Habib and Michael ...Afghanistan News Center, 2 months ago
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