Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Rift Between Al Qaeda and the Taliban?
U.S. officials are seeing indications that there is a rift developing between some Taliban forces and Al Qaeda. They point to the recent offensive by the Pakistani military against Taliban strongholds in Pakistan and internal fighting taking place in parts of Afghanistan. Read more in "Some U.S. officials see a growing Taliban-Al Qaeda rift", Los Angeles Times, March 11, 2010. Read more news about the war in Afghanistan.