Feb 5, 2012
Here’s an excerpt from my piece last month at Open Democracy on the U.S.-Taliban talks:
“The Afghan Taliban and the United States have begun talks, advancing prospects that coalition forces can withdraw from Afghanistan. But there are many potential pitfalls on the road to peace: a real risk of a political and military stalemate in Afghanistan, forcing the United States to leave the region under uncertain and possibly dangerous terms.”
Click here to read the remainder of the article.