Category: AfPak region

Obama to announce Afghanistan surge of over 30,000

By Tom Eley Washington, Nov 25: Early next week President Obama will announce a surge of more than 30,000 soldiers in the US occupation of Afghanistan. The increase sets the stage for a deepening of US military violence in Central…

Pakistan: The South Waziristan Migration

The possibility of militants conducting attacks or bringing much-needed capability to grassroots cells means that the South Waziristan migration, which has almost certainly already begun, will give counter terrorism officials from Boston to Beijing something to worry about for the foreseeable future.