And still they blather on about cuts.
Taliban militants attacked key buildings near Afghanistan's presidential palace and the U.S. CIA headquarters in Kabul, a brazen assault that could derail attempts for peace talks to end 12 years of war.
Remember when even liberals thought Afghanistan was the "good war?" It's been apparent almost from the beginning what a huge headache it was going to be. All you had to do was look at the experience of the Soviet Union to know the only smart thing
Yup, we're beating them back: President Hamid Karzai's half brother, the most powerful man in southern Afghanistan and a lightning rod for criticism of corruption in the government, was assassinated Tuesday by a close associate. His death
You and what army? Surely President Karzai understands the rules of the game by now. Anything we do while "saving" his country from the scourge of terrorism is a mere "oops" and he really should be too polite to mention these things. Via Raw