Wednesday 13 January 2010
January 13, 2010
Kabul's Taliban Reconciliation Strategy Gains Momentum
Weeks before world leaders gather for a major conference on Afghanistan in London, efforts to develop a comprehensive strategy for reconciling with Taliban militants are gaining steam. Reconciliation with the insurgents dominated a security summit in Abu Dhabi on January 12 and head the agenda of U.S. special regional envoy Richard Holbrooke during his ongoing trip to Pakistan and Afghanistan.