war on terror


Tunisia to take in Guantánamo nationals

Staff Reporter

Tunisia said on Tuesday the North African country is ready to take back for legal examination all its nationals held at Guantánamo Bay.

Inside the Taliban

Ghaith Abdul

Afghanistan has become the heart of the 'war on terror' -- and 2008 saw a string of reversals for the Nato forces.

Taliban winning the war

Max Hastings

While most of the world spent last weekend trembling for its wealth, in Afghanistan the Taliban busied themselves dying in quite large numbers.