US warns of ‘desperate’ Taleban
The head of US forces in Afghanistan says the Taleban are “desperate” and “dangerous” and could try to mount a high-profile attack soon.
Lt Gen David Barno said much of the Taleban was close to collapse and would rejoin the Afghan political process.
But he said a hardcore of supporters would “grow more and more desperate to try to change the course of events”. full Story