US-led offensives in Afghanistan‘s guerilla heartlands and an assassination campaign against resistance leaders have failed to dent militant numbers over the past year, according to the military and diplomats: here.
Hundreds of Afghans gathered in a mosque in northern Afghanistan on Sunday to demand that Nato forces release an influential cleric arrested in a raid that had been mounted without reference to the Afghan authorities: here.
This is a video about US drone attacks in Pakistan.
CIA drone controllers launched a missile barrage that killed at least five people in Pakistan’s North Waziristan region today, undermining support for the fragile pro-US government of Pakistani President Asif Zardari: here.
Even lost wars make corporations rich: here.
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