Via the Indy http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/first-female-soldier-killed-in-afghanistan-849995.html Well he's not suggesting anything the Victorian Army didn't do to maintain some semblance of peace. Though I believe it all went chebs when we stopped paying them off, and they slaughtered an Army to make their point. Perhaps he means more overt talks and deals? Hasn't Karzai already said NA! to this?