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With Friends Like These: NATO and the Afghan Leadership

In Zachary Barker on July 29, 2011 at 10:03 am

Rooting out corruption has to be NATO’s number one priority in Afghanistan, argues Zachary BarkerRead the rest of this entry »

Why didn’t we trial bin Laden before we killed him?

In Jamie Walden on June 15, 2011 at 8:44 pm

Did you celebrate on the streets? Did you think America’s treatment of bin Laden was fair justice? Do you feel any safer from the threat of terrorism now he is dead? Jamie Walden looks into these questions and more, asking firstly: where was Osama bin Laden’s trial? Read the rest of this entry »

Tate Modern’s anti-war art exhibition “confuses” our history in Afghanistan

In Jamie Walden on June 13, 2011 at 7:00 am

Jamie Walden attacks the Burke and Norfolk exhibition of photos from Afghanistan, currently on display at the Tate Modern in London, for alienating visitors who do not share the confused and conspiratorial view of this war being portrayed. Read the rest of this entry »

British Foreign Policy: Afghanistan and Libya

In Uncategorized on March 4, 2011 at 5:57 pm

We are rapidly approaching our tenth full year in Afghanistan, fighting a force determined to repel any Western influence within its borders. Yes security conditions have improved over the years and the Afghan Security Force is growing in number and capability, yet a definitive end is certainly not in sight and here lies the issue, writes RS. Read the rest of this entry »