The ‘new normal’ will be forged by Afghan actors, but the stakes remain high for foreign stakeholders like China, the United States, India, and Pakistan.
Assessing Afghanistan’s past, present, and future as a US pullout looms.
Investing in Afghanistan’s mineral wealth wouldn’t cure everything that ails the long-suffering country. But it would certainly be a good start.
ISIS-K wants to undermine any Afghan peace prospects. To achieve this, ISIS-K relies on a strategy of intimidation and division.
Detailing the abusive practice of Bacha Bazi – or ‘dancing boys’ – in Afghanistan.
Though there’s a lot more work to be done before peace and stability reigns in Afghanistan, the recent US-Taliban deal is an important step in the right direction.
Is Islamic State a spent force or a globe-spanning “al-Qaeda on steroids”?
The publishing of the Afghanistan Papers, a trove of documents documenting the Afghan war, by Washington Post is the latest piece in an intricate puzzle of attempting to understand a decade-long and seemingly unending…
Some of the historical context underpinning Russia’s post-peace talks involvement in Afghanistan.
Bad news is emanating from Afghanistan in a near-constant stream, and much of it is very familiar.