Dangerous decisions in Afghanistan
Ahmad: US desperate in Afghanistan, needs deal with Russia – which makes China nervous
The recent leadership shifts in Pakistan coupled with wave of terrorist attacks, and the ongoing US Army drone missile from bases inside Pakistan are all wreaking havoc on the Pakistani people. "Pakistan is in complete chaos," says Aijaz Ahmad, Senior News Analyst for The Real News Network.
Sharmini Peries speaks with Senior Analyst Aijaz Ahmad about the dangers of the long-term US involvement in Pakistan and Afghanistan. Ahmad says the only way for Obama to proceed in the region is to withdraw US military presence there and strengthen regional powers for a stable Afghanistan.