December 29, 20219 min read, 1707 words
Published: December 29, 2021 | 9 min read, 1707 words
The tea was hot. The room, oppressive and dusty. And the Taliban commander I sat across from in a bullet-scarred building in southern Afghanistan had tried to kill me a little over a decade ago. As I had tried to kill him. We both remember that morning well: Feb. 13, 2010, Marj...