The Takhar attack: Targeted killings and the parallel worlds of US intelligence and Afghanistan

The targeted killing of Osama Bin Laden has given a boost to those in the US who believe this is also an effective strategy to defeat – or at least degrade – the Taleban in Afghanistan. This new AAN thematic report, by senior analyst Kate Clark, warns against this strategy, stressing that the legality of … Continue reading The Takhar attack: Targeted killings and the parallel worlds of US intelligence and Afghanistan