October 22, 2012

Pakistan Balks at Taliban Grand Bargain

Ahmed Rashid, The National

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The shooting of a 14-year-old student, Malala Yousafzai, has led to unprecedented public demands that the government and army comprehensively deal with the threat posed by the Pakistani Taliban, but there are growing indications that this window of opportunity will be wasted.

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