Amy Cunningham Schafer

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Bradley Manning Aided The Enemy Because He Knew Al Qaeda Uses The Internet, Prosecutors Charge

FORT MEADE, Md. -- As military prosecutors wrapped up their case against Bradley Manning just before the Fourth of July, their most serious charge against the Army private first class -- aiding the enemy -- rested tenuously on circumstantial evidence.<p>When the government brought the charge against …

The Afghanistan Negotiations Are Not Going Well

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Just when it seemed like all the sides were ready to come together to finally end the Afghanistan …

Taliban shuts Doha HQ over 'broken promises'

The Taliban has temporarily closed its office in Qatar, where it was hoped peace talks would begin with the US and Afghanistan, an insurgent official said on Tuesday, blaming "broken promises".<p>The office opened on June 18 as the first move towards a possible peace deal after 12-years of fighting, …