This Week in War


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Photo: Kabul, Afghanistan. An Afghan soldier stands guard at the presidential palace on June 25th following a Taliban attack. Shah Merai/AFP/Getty


Guerrilla Blog Dispatches – December 14, 2012

Afghanistan Ridge

Human Rights Court Rules in Former CIA Detainee’s Favor

Panetta Visits Afghanistan to Discuss Troop Levels

US Officials in Kabul Give Panetta Rosy Picture of Afghan Situation

Self-Driving Vehicles Could Be A Huge Step For The Military

State Secrets Front and Center in Dragnet Surveillance Case

Photo: Soldiers in Afghanistan by US Army