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Fifteen Years in Afghanistan: The Folly of Fighting Alongside a Perfidious Pakistan

Robert Cassidy Afghanistan, South Asia Pakistan pretends to be a friend but Pakistan’s behavior, in its persistent employment of the Taliban and other proxies to sow violence in Afghanistan, is the behavior of an enemy.  “Know the enemy and know yourself”—Sun Tzu “No country has ever benefitted from a protracted war”—Sun Tzu This month marked 15 years of fighting in Afghanistan.
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