[The National] - Very few journalists writing about the world's hot spots can claim to have personally taken up arms against a military dictatorship. Ahmed Rashid is one of them. After graduating from Cambridge in the early 1970s, he fought with the nationalist
[Dagbladet Information] - I over ti år har vestlig militærmagt domineret Afghanistan, men fremtidens fremmede magt i Afghanistan er ikke militær, men økonomisk, og den hedder Kina, mener den ansete pakistanske forfatter og journalist Ahmed Rashid. Hvis altså ikke det hele går
[Jagran Post] - And then, Ahmed Rashid found the net in the injury time (90+3). In between the two Maldives goals, Alaa Alshbbli scored for Syria in the 81st minute. Maldives have six points from three games, while Syria have earned just one for as many matches.
[The Express Tribune] - Many observers, including Ahmed Rashid in his recent article in Financial Times and Kamran Shafi writing for this newspaper “This is not our war? Still?” (August 16) criticised the military's 'double role' and infatuation with 'strategic depth' in the
[Deutschlandradio] - Ahmed Rashid: "Die Pakistanis bevorzugen es, ihre Fehler dem Ausland anzulasten. Sie denken nicht darüber nach, was sie selbst ändern können. Das ist eine der wichtigsten Thesen dieses Buches: das Verweigern der Frage: was kann ich ändern an den
[AllAfrica.com] - The award was presented to Emmanuel Muvunyi, Deputy Director General of the Rwanda Education Board, by Dr Ahmed Rashid Beebeejaun at the opening ceremony of the 18th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers in Mauritius today (29
[U.S. Politics Today] - The first show features journalist and author Ahmed Rashid, discussing the deepening crisis in Afghanistan and in his native Pakistan. Other guests this season include "Foreign Policy" magazine CEO David Rothkopf on the rivalry between business and
[AFP] - Solche Angriffe hätten "einen sehr negativen Effekt" auf die Ausbildung der afghanischen Sicherheitskräfte durch ISAF-Soldaten, da das Misstrauen wachse, sagte der Afghanistan-Experte Ahmed Rashid. Eine enge Zusammenarbeit ausländischer und
[Long War Journal] - According to Pakistani journalist Ahmed Rashid, the local Taliban invites Osama bin Laden to come live in Swat. Please save the crying about Radio Mullah not being controlled in the badlands of the Afghanistan - Pakistan border. The Pakistani Army had
Ahmed Rashid is the author of Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan and several books on Afghanistan and Central Asia, including The Resurgence of Central Asia, Islam or Nationalism, republished this year by the New York Review of Books.