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Afghanistan Transition 2014: Discerned Probabilities

            By Brigadier (Retd.) Dr. Ahsan ur Rahman Khan Discernment of the probable form of the political transition of Afghanistan is one of the focal points of concern of the governments and public of Afghanistan, Pakistan … Continue reading

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Talking to the Taliban – Hope over History

* A new report by the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and the New America Foundation provides a history of attempts to talk to the Taliban. The publication of the report coincides with the announcement that the US … Continue reading

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US names Taliban Helmand chief as drug trafficker

  Intelligence Report The US branded senior Taliban official Mullah Naim Barich as a major drug trafficker, saying he is deeply involved in producing and exporting opium and heroin from the Afghan province of Helmand. The US Treasury said Barich, … Continue reading

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US adds Haqqani Network suicide operations chief to list of global terrorists

Intelligence Report   US State Department added the Haqqani Network‘s chief of suicide operations to the list of Specially Designated Global Terrorists. Qari Zakir, who is also known as Abdul Rauf, is now the 10th Haqqani Network leader to be … Continue reading

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The Poor Voter

Report On Pakistan Up Coming Elections The poor voter is once again becoming the centre of attention. Numerous new methods are being thought up to “convince” the voter to vote for them. Politicians spent the last four and a half … Continue reading

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Islamic Terrorists Go Too Far

Round UP for first 2 weeks of Oct Russia’s Growing Islamic Threat Atmospherics Despite all the publicity about increased defense spending, there is much less talk on how to solve the growing problem with Islamic terrorism. This is a war … Continue reading

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Australian Isla…

      Australian Islamist cleric killed in Syria       Report     An Islamist cleric from Sydney, Australia named Mustapha al Majzoub was killed in Aleppo, Syria on Aug. 19 during a rocket attack by the forces … Continue reading

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Pakistan will l…

    Pakistan will launch operation against the Taliban, Panetta claims   August 13 AP interviewed US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, and during the interview, Panetta said that the Pakistani military is preparing to launch a military operation against … Continue reading

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Arab movements and their effects on the world region and Afghanistan Taliban Point of View Voice Of Jihad At the end of 2010 and during the years 2011—2012 the Arab world was the witness of demonstrations and people uprising. As … Continue reading

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WHY IRAN COURTI…

      WHY IRAN COURTING TALIBAN   Intelligence Analysis Report\RC   Despite their sectarian divide and history, Tehran may be courting the Taliban to bolster its ability to retaliate from a possible strike on its nuclear program. Back in … Continue reading

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