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Ahmed Rashid: Obama's Options In Pakistan

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Ahmed Rashid: Obama's Options In Pakistan

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Ahmed Rashid writes for The Washington Post, El Mundo and other international newspapers. Photo courtesy of AhmedRashid.com hide caption

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Ahmed Rashid writes for The Washington Post, El Mundo and other international newspapers.

Photo courtesy of AhmedRashid.com

Pakistani journalist Ahmed Rashid discusses the challenges facing President Obama in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Rashid, who is based in Lahore, is the author of several books, including Jihad: The Rise of Militant Islam in Central Asia , Taliban: Militant Islam, Oil, and Fundamentalism in Central Asia and, most recently, Descent into Chaos: The United States and the Failure of Nation Building in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Central Asia.