Zaeef, who spent nearly four years in US military jail in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, earlier and was released in September 2005, disputed that there were differences among the Taliban.
"There is no separation between Taliban as moderate, hardliner or others. This is the definition that world communities are making. There is no difference in Taliban. It is not in Islam. Islam is the same and Taliban are the same," he said.
Zaeef, who lives under house arrest by the Afghan government, said that if the West "really wants to solve through negotiation, it should be with all the Taliban, but if they (West) want to separate them, they will not succeed".
Sunday, March 08, 2009
BHO Reaching Out To The Taliban?
As IBA contributor Epa has already pointed out, BHO believes that he can negotiate and possibly make alliances with the Taliban. Maybe he should consider the following before sitting down for kumbaya: