September 23, 2013
'Great Game' Set to Resume in Afghanistan
Tom Hussain, The National
The Associated Press
The Taliban may very well work with Pakistan to facilitate the safe departure of US-led combat forces from Afghanistan next year, but if so, it will do so only because this will suit its immediate ends. That’s why it has repeatedly declared it has no enmity with the American people and no interest in waging war beyond Afghanistan’s borders. It may even eventually disown Al Qaeda to secure the American military exit.
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