Christine Fair

Politics

Taliban Leader: Dead or Alive?

Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud was reportedly killed by a U.S. missile strike, but some Taliban members are insisting that he is still alive. Nicholas Schmidle of New America Foundation and Christine Fair of the RAND Corporation join The Takeaway.

Politics

Anticipating the Afghan Election Results

Preliminary results are coming in from Afghanistan's hotly-contested presidential election. For a look at the early results, The Takeaway talks to Christine Fair of Georgetown's Center for Peace and Security Studies and the BBC's Martin Patience.