After the ‘operational pause’: How big is the insurgents’ 2013 spring offensive?

With two high-profile attacks in Kabul and one in Jalalabad in the two last weeks, Afghanistan’s insurgents seem to have made true on their promise of a ‘monumental’ spring offensive. In terms of propaganda, the three attacks were successful: the media in Afghanistan and abroad gave the incidents wide coverage. AAN Co-Director Thomas Ruttig has … Continue reading After the ‘operational pause’: How big is the insurgents’ 2013 spring offensive?