The Government of Afghanistan is investigating new reports that the Taliban leader Mullah Omar died up to 3 years ago. The claim was made according to sources within Afghanistan’s administration and intelligence agency. According to the BBC the Taliban is expected to release a public statement on … [Read more...] about Is Mullah Omar Dead?
By Gabriela Marin Thornton and Arwin Rahi For much of its history, Afghanistan has been a battlefield for conflicts over regional influence in what has been called the Great Game. Now a weak state with deep ethnic divisions, located in a challenging security environment, Afghanistan is a key front … [Read more...] about Keep foreign hands off Afghanistan