Taliban talks, a good time to talk demonization

Forgotten is the fact that, following the withdrawal of the Soviet Union in 1989, Afghanistan was plunged into a multi-sided, multi-factional civil war.

US Army Photo: Sgt. Jessi Ann McCormick
The long road ahead: Sgt. Oscar Lagunas, a United States combat medic, in Tarin Kot, Afghanistan on June 4.
Scott Taylor
Published: Wednesday, 07/03/2013 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 07/03/2013 9:33 am EDT


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