With a US pullout likely, regional players are scrambling to shore up their long-term interests in Afghanistan. This article examines the military and economic objectives driving Pakistan’s foreign policy there.
President Trump has ruled out negotiations with the Taliban just as a BBC study revealed the militant group’s sprawling presence over large swathes of Afghanistan.
The Trump administration is mulling a fresh new approach to the Afghanistan quagmire: giving up.
The removal of Taliban leader Mullah Mansour will resonate in the AfPak region for years to come.