Archive for the category ‘CENTRAL ASIA’


From Kabul: Youth on the Road to Peace
Dr Hakim – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
How US “Good Guys” Wiped Out an Afghan Family
Jessica Purkiss and Mateen Arian - The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
September 30th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Human and Financial Costs of the Explosive Remnants of War in Afghanistan
Suzanne Fiederlein and SaraJane Rzegocki | James Madison University – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
US Drone Strike Kills 30 Pine Nut Workers in Afghanistan
Reuters – The Guardian
September 23rd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Complete 9/11 Timeline Pipeline Politics
Submitted by Satoshi Ashikaga – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
How the Western Media Support State Terror – While Millions Die
Matthew Alford, Florian Zollman, Alan Macleod, Jeffery Klaehn and Daniel Broudy | Peace News – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
In Afghanistan, We Have Three Dreams
Dr Hakim Young and the Afghan Peace Volunteers – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Love Letter from Smoky Kabul: Nonviolent vs Violent Peace in Afghanistan and the World
Dr Hakim – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Love Letter from Smoky Kabul: Nonviolent vs Violent Peace in Afghanistan and the World)
After 18 Years of War, the Taliban Has the Upper Hand in Afghanistan Peace Talks
Bilal Sarwary and Murtaza Hussain – The Intercept
February 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on After 18 Years of War, the Taliban Has the Upper Hand in Afghanistan Peace Talks)
It’s Time to Trust the Taliban
Anatol Lieven | Foreign Policy – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on It’s Time to Trust the Taliban)
Where Can the Anger Go?
Carolyn Coe – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 24th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Where Can the Anger Go?)
Nonviolent Afghans Bring a Breath of Fresh Air
Dr Hakim – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Nonviolent Afghans Bring a Breath of Fresh Air)
Can Afghans Convince Us That the Method of War Isn’t Effective?
Dr Hakim Young – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Can Afghans Convince Us That the Method of War Isn’t Effective?)
Where on Earth is the Just Economy That Works for All, Including Afghan Children?
Dr Hakim Young | Voices for Creative Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Where on Earth is the Just Economy That Works for All, Including Afghan Children?)
The Kids the World Forgot
Ken Hannaford-Ricardi | Voices for Creative Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Kids the World Forgot)
Death at the Gate in Afghanistan
Ken Hannaford-Ricardi | Voices for Creative Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 15th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Death at the Gate in Afghanistan)
Welcome to Kabul
Ken Hannaford-Ricardi | Voices for Creative Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 8th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Welcome to Kabul)
Stepping Stones to Change in Afghanistan
Carolyn Coe | Voices for Creative Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Stepping Stones to Change in Afghanistan)
An Escalating Afghan Crisis of ‘Profit’ over ‘Life’
Hakim Young, MD – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on An Escalating Afghan Crisis of ‘Profit’ over ‘Life’)
Afghanistan: From the Ground Up
Kathy Kelly – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Afghanistan: From the Ground Up)
Trump Finds Reason for the U.S. to Remain in Afghanistan: $1 Trillion in Untapped Mineral Deposits
Mark Landler and James Risen – The New York Times
August 7th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Courage for Peace, Not for War, in Afghanistan
Kathy Kelly – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 12th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Courage for Peace, Not for War, in Afghanistan)
The Death of One of Washington’s Favorite Tyrants
Stephen Zunes | The Progressive – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Death of One of Washington’s Favorite Tyrants)
Building Trust in Afghanistan
Kathy Kelly | PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 6th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Building Trust in Afghanistan)
Armenian-Azeri Tensions Just Got Alarming: Why It’s Happening (I)
Andrew Korybko – Oriental Review
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Armenian-Azeri Tensions Just Got Alarming: Why It’s Happening (I))
Armenian-Azeri Tensions Just Got Alarming: Why It’s Happening (II)
Andrew Korybko – Oriental Review
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Armenian-Azeri Tensions Just Got Alarming: Why It’s Happening (II))
The Opium War – Tasked with Combating Opium, Afghan Officials Profit from It [Part 1)
Azam Ahmed – International New York Times
February 29th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Opium War – Tasked with Combating Opium, Afghan Officials Profit from It [Part 1))
The Opium War – Penetrating Every Stage of Afghan Opium Chain, Taliban Become a Cartel [Part 2)
Azam Ahmed – International New York Times
February 29th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Opium War – Penetrating Every Stage of Afghan Opium Chain, Taliban Become a Cartel [Part 2))
Surveillance and Surveys in Kabul
Kathy Kelly, PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Surveillance and Surveys in Kabul)
The View from the Doctors Without Borders Hospital
Amy Davidson – The New Yorker
November 9th, 2015 ( Comments Off on The View from the Doctors Without Borders Hospital)
Mystery of Kazakhstan Sleeping Sickness Solved, Says Government
Alec Luhn in Moscow – The Guardian
July 27th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Mystery of Kazakhstan Sleeping Sickness Solved, Says Government)
Ghost Students, Ghost Teachers, Ghost Schools: The Failure of US-Funded Schools in Afghanistan
Azmat Khan, BuzzFeed News - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Ghost Students, Ghost Teachers, Ghost Schools: The Failure of US-Funded Schools in Afghanistan)
Obama’s Lists: A Dubious History of Targeted Killings in Afghanistan
SPIEGEL Staff – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 5th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Obama’s Lists: A Dubious History of Targeted Killings in Afghanistan)
Afghanistan: The Making of a Narco State
Matthieu Aikins - Rolling Stone
December 8th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Afghanistan: The Making of a Narco State)
It’s No Accident: Afghan Opium Production Hits All-Time High
Mike Whitney - CounterPunch
November 24th, 2014 ( Comments Off on It’s No Accident: Afghan Opium Production Hits All-Time High)
Only 4% of Drone Victims in Pakistan Named as Al Qaeda Members
Jack Serle – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
October 20th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Only 4% of Drone Victims in Pakistan Named as Al Qaeda Members)
In Kyrgyzstan Ethnic Hostility Shows Few Signs of Abating
Sufyan bin Uzayr – Foreign Policy In Focus
July 14th, 2014 ( Comments Off on In Kyrgyzstan Ethnic Hostility Shows Few Signs of Abating)
The Taliban Fight for Religious and Cultural Identity
Mathilde Simon – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 17th, 2014 ( Comments Off on The Taliban Fight for Religious and Cultural Identity)
Obama, Karzai and the Afghan Labyrinth
Deepak Tripathi – Al Jazeera
December 2nd, 2013 ( Comments Off on Obama, Karzai and the Afghan Labyrinth)
US Drone Strike In Pakistan Blows Up Afghanistan Peace Talks
DSWright, FDL – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2013 ( Comments Off on US Drone Strike In Pakistan Blows Up Afghanistan Peace Talks)
The Brutal Face of Neocolonialism in Afghanistan
Bill Van Auken – World Socialist Web Site
April 22nd, 2013 ( Comments Off on The Brutal Face of Neocolonialism in Afghanistan)
‘2 Million Friends of Afghan People for Peace in Afghanistan’
Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate and Ann Patterson – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 3rd, 2012 ( Comments Off on ‘2 Million Friends of Afghan People for Peace in Afghanistan’)
A Message in Blood That No One Wants to Hear
Tom Engelhardt – Al Jazeera
August 20th, 2012 ( Comments Off on A Message in Blood That No One Wants to Hear)
US Officers Tell Congress That General Blocked Probe of Hospital in Kabul
Karen McVeigh – The Guardian
July 30th, 2012 ( Comments Off on US Officers Tell Congress That General Blocked Probe of Hospital in Kabul)
The Unraveling Occupation
Nicole Colson – Socialist Worker
April 16th, 2012 ( Comments Off on The Unraveling Occupation)
Afghanistan: Catch ’em Young, for Prostitution
Rebecca Murray – Inter Press Service-IPS
January 9th, 2012 ( Comments Off on Afghanistan: Catch ’em Young, for Prostitution)
Afghanistan: Women and the Rulers
Soe Myat Nwe – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 5th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Afghanistan: Women and the Rulers)
The CIA’s Unaccountable Drone War Claims another Casualty
Pratap Chatterjee – The Guardian
November 14th, 2011 ( 1 Comment »)
Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (the Taliban): Mullah Omar’s Eid ul-Fitr Message (August 28, 2011)
Mullah Muhammad Omar – Information Clearing House
September 5th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (the Taliban): Mullah Omar’s Eid ul-Fitr Message (August 28, 2011))
Straddling Kashmir’s Infamous Line of Control
Ben Piven – Al Jazeera
July 11th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Straddling Kashmir’s Infamous Line of Control)
Why Pakistan Cannot Release the Man Who Calls Himself Raymond Davis
Shaukat Qadir – This Can’t Be Happening
February 21st, 2011 ( Comments Off on Why Pakistan Cannot Release the Man Who Calls Himself Raymond Davis)
Why Peace Is the Business of Men (But Shouldn’t Be)
Ann Jones - TomDispatch
January 17th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Why Peace Is the Business of Men (But Shouldn’t Be))
How the CIA Ran a Secret Army of 3,000 Assassins
Julius Cavendish in Kabul – The Independent
September 27th, 2010 ( Comments Off on How the CIA Ran a Secret Army of 3,000 Assassins)
How Much “Success” Can Afghans Stand?
Nick Turse - TomDispatch
September 13th, 2010 ( Comments Off on How Much “Success” Can Afghans Stand?)
Regional Economic Cooperation as a Key to Solve Afghanistan Problem
Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 30th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Regional Economic Cooperation as a Key to Solve Afghanistan Problem)