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What Copenhagen showed us about the future. Leslie Gelb, Daily Beast

The battle for Tora Bora. Peter Bergen, TNR

The familiar road to failure in Afghanistan. Rodric Braithwaite, FT

Courts no place to write detention policy. Ben Wittes and Jack Goldsmith, Brookings

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