Payam Aftab News Network - Articles and Analysis Latest Topics vfra8t5.g49n5k.f49x,kzcg,g,49gjxhc.g71hkt.4tnceeg94.html Fri, 22 Oct 2021 13:52:34 GMT /skins/default/en/normal2/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Produced by Payam Aftab 100 70 en Copyright©, all rights reserved Fri, 22 Oct 2021 13:52:34 GMT Articles and Analysis 60 The Future of al-Qaeda in Afghanistan & Pakistan The recent killing of the deputy chief of al Qaeda’s Pakistani cadre, Muhammad Hanif (aka Zarar), whom the Afghan Taliban had sheltered, shows that even within al Qaeda, Taliban-allied Pakistani jihadists have kept supporting the Taliban in Afghanistan. This assistance began before 9/11, but it now includes al Qaeda’s broader agenda. ]]> International Sat, 19 Dec 2020 07:07:23 GMT US, Russia share a complex and bloody history in Afghanistan Moscow and Washington are intertwined in a complex and bloody history in Afghanistan, with both suffering thousands of dead and wounded in conflicts lasting for years. ]]> International Thu, 02 Jul 2020 08:34:54 GMT Israel prevents Palestinians from combating COVID-19 As the COVID-19 pandemic death toll grows and the number of those infected creeps past one million confirmed cases, worldwide, the Palestinian health workers of Gaza and the West Bank try desperately to prevent the spread of the virus in the occupied territories. Unfortunately, however, this effort has been severely compromised by the Israeli occupation forces. ]]> International Sun, 05 Apr 2020 10:56:25 GMT