Videos list for "afpak"

Pakistan Offensive Displaces Over 100,000

In Pakistan, two million people fled the Swat Valley during this summer's
military offensive against the Taliban, after intense pressure from the United
States. Now a new exodus has begun as the gover ...

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From Theglobalreport

Views 3293

Playing Time 01:35

Obama Quietly Deploys 13,000 More Troops

President Barack Obama is quietly deploying an extra 13,000 troops to
Afghanistan, in an unannounced move that is separate from a request by the US
commander in the country for even more reinforcement ...

Watched 7 days ago

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From Theglobalreport

Views 544

Playing Time 01:15

Ex-U.K. Ambassador: Afghan War 'Futile'

The war in Afghanistan is madcap and futile and serves no conceivable national
interest, says Sir Christopher Meyer, who as Britains ambassador to Washington
had a ringside seat on the dispatch of tro ...

Watched 7 days ago

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From Theglobalreport

Views 522

Playing Time 01:07

Veteran Army Officer Urges Afghan Troop Drawdown

A veteran Army officer who has served in both the Afghanistan and Iraq wars is
warning in an analysis now circulating in Washington that the counterinsurgency
strategy urged by Gen. Stanley A. McChrys ...

Watched 7 days ago

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From Theglobalreport

Views 685

Playing Time 01:36

Obama Afghan Aid Plan Flounders

As President Obama considers sending more troops to Afghanistan, administration
officials say the United States is falling far short of his goals to fight the
countrys endemic corruption, create a fun ...

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From Theglobalreport

Views 479

Playing Time 01:20

MI5 Historian: War on Terror Policies 'Worst'

The official historian of British intelligence agency MI5 says that the
treatment of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay and Abu Ghraib by US authorities has
been hugely detrimental to the fight against terro ...

Watched 21 days ago

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From Theglobalreport

Views 674

Playing Time 00:45

Afghanistan Candidates Intimidating Journalists

Leading human rights group Amnesty International says Afghan President Hamid
Karzai and his chief election rival, Abdullah Abdullah, must stop their
supporters from intimidating journalists and monito ...

Watched 3 days ago

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From Theglobalreport

Views 1002

Playing Time 01:38

Defense Dept. Ignores Contractor Casualties

As the war in Afghanistan entered its ninth year, the Labor Department recently
released new figures for the number of civilian contract workers who have died
in war zones since 9/11. Although acknowl ...

Watched 4 days ago

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From Theglobalreport

Views 589

Playing Time 01:29