Afghanistan

Obama and Europe, Cont.

4 December 2008 16:13

Dan Drezner politely suggests I’m talking (or writing, rather) through my hat in this gloomy assessment of the transformational potential…

Winning and Losing in Afghanistan

1 October 2008 13:33

A rather interesting development in Kabul. The French satirical newspaper Le Canard Enchaînė (France’s Private Eye) claims that the British…

Palin on Afghanistan

25 September 2008 17:55

So, yeah, keeping Sarah Palin away from the press isn’t too stupid a strategy. The second half of her interview…

No escape for Brown

21 August 2008 13:40

Hamid Karzai, wag: Gordon Brown had to suffer the indignity of a joke about his leadership from Afghan president Hamid…

Rupert Murdoch’s Curious NATO Vision

22 April 2008 2:55

From James Joyner: News Corporation chairman Rupert Murdoch says that NATO is in a “crisis of confidence” because Western Europe…

Washington, You Have a Problem

1 April 2008 3:21

The invasion of Iraq may have been deeply unpopular in much of the world, but this is the sort of…

Christmas Quote of the Year

24 December 2007 17:10

More from Helmand province where Sergeant Kraig Whalley of the Royal Military Police says: “We were thinking of challenging the…

Moustaches of the Hindu Kush

24 December 2007 9:14

Christmas in Helmand Province, Afghanistan can’t be the bonniest gig on the planet. Hence this contest amongst the Royal Marines…