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UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Pakistan has the last laugh?

Posted By Kamran Yousaf

The Indian commentators conceded that Pakistan’s reading of the Afghan situation was correct Here are some of the reactions by former Indian diplomats, retired generals and security analysts after Kabul fell to the Afghan Taliban. “All we did in Afghanistan for 20 years is in jeopardy. Wish we had publ

IRAN

A Letter to the Taliban

Posted By Dr. Ejaz Akram, with Pepe Escobar

What happened in Afghanistan was not a mere change of government. A puppet state responsible for spreading subversion in the region was overthrown. After the Taliban named an interim government that was regarded as quite controversial inside Afghanistan and did

RUSSIA

AUKUS Expedites the Coming EU Army & NATO’s Irrelevance

Posted By Joaquin Flores

While AUKUS formally exists to counter China, it does so on the basis of shared history and spheres of influence. That means that the logic of containing China within such a framework also contains AUKUS. The surprise announcement of the new AUKUS alliance has pred

REST OF MUSLIM WORLD

Taliban issues Joe Biden ultimatum over Afghan airspace

Posted By James Lee

The group's chief spokesman accused Washington of violating a peace deal that was signed between the USA and the Taliban in Doha, Qatar in February 2020. In his warning, Mr Mujahid said: "We call on countries, especially the United States, to treat Afghanistan in light of international rights, laws and commitments... in or

STATE TERRORISM

REBUTTING BLATANT FALSEHOODS

Posted By SIC

REBUTTING BLATANT FALSEHOODS by IKRAM SEHGAL   My last article "Evaluating the Lessons of the Afghan War" evoked anger among some born Pakistani-haters, they could be of Indian origin or they could be disgruntled Pakistanis with a grouse either against the Army or for

CENTAL ASIA

REBUTTING BLATANT FALSEHOODS

Posted By SIC

REBUTTING BLATANT FALSEHOODS by IKRAM SEHGAL   My last article "Evaluating the Lessons of the Afghan War" evoked anger among some born Pakistani-haters, they could be of Indian origin or they could be disgruntled Pakistanis with a grouse either against the Army or for

MIDDLE EAST

Taliban issues Joe Biden ultimatum over Afghan airspace

Posted By James Lee

The group's chief spokesman accused Washington of violating a peace deal that was signed between the USA and the Taliban in Doha, Qatar in February 2020. In his warning, Mr Mujahid said: "We call on countries, especially the United States, to treat Afghanistan in light of international rights, laws and commitments... in or

Coronavirus

India keeps going after journalists like me. As Modi visits the U.S., it’s time to hold him accountable

Posted By Rana Ayyub

On Sept. 7, a right-wing organization called the Hindu IT Cell filed a complaint against me with the police in Uttar Pradesh accusing me of misappropriating funds and tax evasion. The police promptly opened an investigation and booked me, just like I was booked in June on charges of creating communal disharmony, all