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Hamid Karzai

UK has failed in Afghanistan, says President Hamid Karzai

One-Minute Read
Tue 8 Oct, AT 09:45

British troops and Nato haven't stabilised the country and 'caused a lot of suffering', he claims

Britain sends troops to Mali: five things you need to know

Tue 29 Jan, AT 16:22

The UK is sending 330 military personnel to Mali to aid France's battle against jihadist militants. Why?

Crispin Black

A smooth British retreat from Afghanistan would be a first

Wed 23 May, AT 15:59
Crispin Black

Retreat is the most difficult military operation to carry out - because there is no hope of victory


Galloway won by taking on 'cosy conspiracy' over Afghanistan

Fri 30 Mar, AT 12:13
The Mole

He was once called the member for Baghdad East – he now risks being labeled the MP for Kabul East

Afghanistan war

After six die in Afghanistan, should we stay - or quit early?

Talking Point
Thu 8 Mar, AT 11:56

As the Taliban increases its influence, our reasons for sacrificing lives seem less clear