Reviews under way, to be ready for the next president, are intended to accelerate a new strategy.
Police have arrested the head of Indian Mujahideen, which claims responsibility for recent bombings.
Contradictory messages are rampant as the EU and US reconsider security pledges to Georgia while new players such as Iran and Turkey enter the game.
Readers write about GM's request for a government loan, the state of Israel's democracy, and why US raids in Pakistan are necessary.
One seeks domestic security, the other stability for Afghans.