The Obama administration created sweeping exceptions to a Congressional rule that had prescribed military custody for non-US citizens linked to al Qaeda and involved in terror plots against the US and allies. High-value Guantanamo detainee Majid Khan pled guilty to terrorism charges as part of a plea deal that limits his sentence to a maximum 25 years in exchange for his testimony in other detainee trials.
The ANSF Order of Battle
A breakdown of the structure and units in the Afghan National Security Forces.
The Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan
A look at the Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan's top leaders.
The Quetta Shura
A look at the Afghan Taliban's top leaders, military councils, and committees.