Book Talk: “Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America’s Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan
From Pulitzer-winning author of the bestselling Ghost Wars comes a tale of invisible warfare. Against the backdrop of the war in Afghanistan, a shadowy conflict between the United States military and a subgroup of Pakistan’s intelligence agency known as “Directorate S” threatened to further destabilize an already protracted and complex conflict. Author Steve Coll sheds light on this struggle in the shadows, and how it has fueled a seemingly endless war overseas.