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Afghanistan is not ready to be abandoned

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Leaving Afghanistan because of domestic political pressure would be deeply wrong, writes James Snell.

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What the war on terror could have been like

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Andrew Noakes of the Labour Campaign for Human Rights asks a pertinent question: what if the war on terror has turned out differently?

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Obama the drone President?

Obama: The drone President?

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Watch: PMQs: Afghanistan, food banks and “One Nation”

David Cameron and Ed Miliband debated Afghanistan, food banks and “One Nation” at the last Prime Minister’s Questions before Christmas today.

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NATO ‘on message’ on Afghanistan – but what does the message mean?

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen tells us we are near the end of our mission in Afghanistan, but are we really?

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Obama edges it over defensive, under-confident Romney in final debate

Caroline Mortimer reports on the final American presidential debate where Obama scored a triumphant win on foreign policy and security.

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Afghanistan: International Humanitarian Law, Rules of Engagement and the Geneva Conventions

Matthew E Carn examines the law as it relates to the case of the seven Royal Marines arrested on suspicion of murder in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

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‘Green on Blue’: The hidden enemy

TweetAfter a spate of green on blue attacks, attacks by uniformed Afghan police on NATO forces, NATO has announced that they are scaling back joint operations. This development goes to the very heart of the problems facing the future of NATO’s mission in Afghanistan. With departure marked for 2014, a mere two years away, delivering […]

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Comment: The media is failing in its coverage of Afghanistan

Why are so few of the seasoned war correspondents uwilling to stick their necks out and reveal the West’s failing efforts in Afghanistan?

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The military campaign in Afghanistan cannot save the West from long-term strategic failure

As the NATO summit on Afghanistan approaches, former infantry officer Patrick Bury addresses the imminent strategic failure of an unpopular war.

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