Topic: Richard Holbrooke
Richard Holbrooke, Obama's special envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan, wants to unify allies at a time when many Europeans sense drift in the war and a lack of clear US policy.
11/14/2009 12:00 am
Hillary Clinton is traveling to two places this week – Pakistan and the Middle East – where high-profile special envoys named by Obama have had trouble making progress.
10/29/2009 01:00 am
10/28/2009 01:00 am
The US needs to take a holistic regional approach.
10/13/2009 01:00 am
Amid likely vote fraud, some experts now call for a coalition government or a return to the tribal system to clear the impasse.
09/17/2009 01:00 am
The Electoral Complaints Commission says it found evidence of fraud at 10 percent of polling stations. A recount will prolong the country’s political uncertainty.
09/15/2009 01:00 am
US envoy Richard Holbrooke said delaying the vote count would benefit the Taliban, while British Foreign Secretary David Miliband urged that allegations of fraud be investigated.
09/11/2009 01:00 am
The Paris meeting today was seen as an effort to pressure incumbent President Hamid Karzai amid the review of more than 1,000 complaints of voting fraud.
09/02/2009 01:00 am
A new strategy in Afghanistan to combat the opium trade draws on US experience curbing cocaine shipments in Latin America.
08/27/2009 01:00 am
The US envoy said it was unclear if the military had defeated the Taliban in the region or simply driven them underground.
07/30/2009 01:00 am