Tuesday, February 08, 2011

US Spurned Taliban Peace Feelers

By Gareth Porter
February 8, 2011

The central justification of the U.S.-NATO war against the Afghan Taliban - that the Taliban would allow al Qaeda to return to Afghanistan - has been challenged by new historical evidence of offers by the Taliban leadership to reconcile with the Hamid Karzai government after the fall of the Taliban government in late 2001.

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