Editorial: Friction facts

Friction between pragmatists and ideologues in the Taliban leadership has intensified since the group formed a hard-line Cabinet last week that is more in line with their harsh rule in the 1990s than their recent promises of inclusiveness. Continue Reading

Editorial: Double trouble

Two powerful explosions outside the Kabul airport killed at least 20 people on Thursday, just hours after Western nations warned of an imminent terror threat while thousands of people gathered hoping for a flight out of Taliban-controlled Afghanistan. Continue Reading