The Taliban Conundrum

Jilanee, S. G.
August 2013
Southasia;Aug2013, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p16
The article discusses the alliance of Pakistan with the U.S. and the country's life-and-death struggle with the same Taliban it had once pampered. It states that the alliance of Pakistan with the U.S. has resulted to a prolonged war between the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and Pakistan troops. The nine full-fledged and several small-scale military operations launched by Pakistan military against militants is also cited.


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