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Al Qaeda: In Bed With The Taliban?

12:01 PM, Oct 8, 2009 • By BILL ROGGIO
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According to some in the Obama administration, decimating al Qaeda, not the Taliban, should be the sole focus of the war in Afghanistan. The two groups really aren't all that intertwined, these officials reckon. But Al Jazeera reports that al Qaeda has become an integral part of the Taliban's growing strength in both Pakistan and Afghanistan. See for yourself: