Photo Gallery Ahmed Rashid, Pakistan's Voice of Reason

He's a former revolutionary whose books on Afghanistan are required reading in the West's military academies. But Ahmed Rashid, Pakistan's most prominent public intellectual, is slowly losing his optimism that the Taliban can be defeated, as Islamist militants target his home city of Lahore.
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