Fifteen years after the US’s invasion of Afghanistan, President Barack Obama and the American military have dug in for a long campaign that defies rigid timelines and easy barometers of victory.
On October 7, 2001, in response to the 9/11 attacks, President George W. Bush launched Operation Enduring Freedom to dislodge the Taliban and capture or kill Al-Qaeda militants they were harboring.
In this episode of Tawde Khabare, host Shapoor Bakhtiyar discusses the topic with the following guests:
Khalid Pashtoon, member of parliament’s defense committee
Saleh Mohammad Saleh, member of parliament’s interior security commission
Akbar Stanekzai, MP