Behind the U.S.'s Bogus War on Taliban Drug Labs
America has spent tens of millions of dollars blowing up heroin and meth labs in Afghanistan. Except many of them are just huts.
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Trump Just Blew Up a Peace Deal With the Taliban Because They Wouldn't Let Him Take All The Credit
The fate of more than 5,000 U.S. troops who were going to come home from America's longest war is now unclear.
The U.S. Deal With the Taliban Already Looks Like a Disaster
As the U.S.'s top negotiator went on Kabul TV to announce a troop withdrawal deal, the Taliban was preparing a suicide bombing that killed 16 and wounded 100.
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Gujarat Is the New ‘Favourite’ Route for Pakistani Cartels Smuggling Drugs to the West
“If a fisherman brings five kgs of heroin along with 500 kgs of fish in his boat, it is very difficult to catch him.”
Inside Afghanistan's Desperate Battle to Control a Dam in Taliban Country
The only way in or out is by helicopter.
"American Taliban" John Walker Lindh Is Getting Out of Prison Today. He Still Might Be Radicalized.
A 2017 report said he “continued to advocate for global jihad and to write and translate violent extremist texts"
2018 Was the Deadliest Year on Record for Civilians in Afghanistan
“The fact that the number of children killed this year is the highest on record is particularly shocking.”
Australia's Deadliest Soldier Discusses Training to Kill
In this episode of Violent Times, we interview Sgt. Paul Cale about state-sanctioned violence.
It’s Been Another Horrific Month for the U.S. Mission in Afghanistan
“The U.S. and allies are desperate for a deal, and nothing good happens when you are desperate.”
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Meet the Teenage Girl Who Led Thousands in Protest Against Sweden’s Deportation of Afghan Refugees
The deportations haven’t stopped, but 18-year-old Fatemeh Khavari made Sweden pay attention to their struggle.
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Afghanistan Doesn't Foresee a Pause in Fighting Anytime Soon
ISIS claimed responsibility for an attack on the presidential palace while Ghani was delivering Eid prayers
The Glaciers on Earth's 'Third Pole' Are Bursting, Causing Deadly Floods
Climate change is creating yet another dangerous new phenomenon.