Khake Afghan district, said police clashed today with insurgents in southern
Afghanistan, leaving 18 suspected Taliban dead.
killed 11 suspected Taliban militants in the Zhari district of southern Kandahar
Province late on August 22.
one in southern Afghanistan.
a Canadian military convoy in Kandahar city on August 22.
that Karzai has accepted an invitation to travel to Washington soon for talks
with U.S. President George W. Bush.
The Afghan Insurgency
A U.S. military vehicle damaged by insurgents near Kandahar (epa)
HOMEGROWN OR IMPORTED? As attacks against Afghan and international forces continue relentlessly, RFE/RL hosted a briefing to discuss the nature of the Afghan insurgency. The discussion featured Marvin Weinbaum, professor emeritus of political science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and RFE/RL Afghanistan analyst Amin Tarzi.
LISTENListen to the entire briefing (about 83 minutes):
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