Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Taliban Kills Afghan Mayor But US Sees Al-Qaeda Collapsing

Mayor of Kandahar killed in suicide blast - CBS News

Taliban: Kandahar mayor killed to avenge deaths -

Al Qaeda near collapse, say US officials - GlobalPost

New al-Qaida chief praises Syrian protesters

35 Pakistani Taliban killed in US air strikes in Afghanistan - The Times of India

Imam denied bail in Pakistani Taliban terrorism case -

China tells US to halt spy plane flights - Hindustan Times