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Are Night Raids in Afghanistan Really Working?

They hunt at night and in packs: special operations forces that track down Afghan insurgents. They surround the house of their intended target, announce their presence, and give the now wide-awake inhabitant a brief moment to surrender. 80 percent do, … Continue reading

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Dying to Cover Afghanistan

One of my main career-related resolutions in 2011 is to finally travel to Afghanistan as a reporter. While the resolution may seem to suggest otherwise, my goal is to contribute to a relatively under-reported story while minimizing my exposure to … Continue reading

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