Ukraine's Geopolitical Spillover Officially Makes it to Afghanistan
May 20, 2015
Ukraine's Geopolitical Spillover Officially Makes it to Afghanistan
Russia's closure of the NDN marks the end of an era.
Ukraine's Geopolitical Spillover Officially Makes it to Afghanistan
Afghanistan, Pakistan to Cooperate on Counter-Terrorism
May 18, 2015
Afghanistan, Pakistan to Cooperate on Counter-Terrorism
Afghanistan and Pakistan will cooperate formally on counter-terrorism. Is this a seachange in their bilateral ties?
Afghanistan, Pakistan to Cooperate on Counter-Terrorism
Talking Peace With the Taliban During the Summer Offensive
May 16, 2015
Talking Peace With the Taliban During the Summer Offensive
Another bloody summer awaits Afghanistan.
Talking Peace With the Taliban During the Summer Offensive
Will Afghanistan and Pakistan Jointly Fight the Taliban?
May 16, 2015
Will Afghanistan and Pakistan Jointly Fight the Taliban?
A recent high-level bilateral meeting might indicate that Islamabad and Kabul have put their old differences aside.
Will Afghanistan and Pakistan Jointly Fight the Taliban?
Tajikistan Closes Eastern Region to Tourists
May 16, 2015
Tajikistan Closes Eastern Region to Tourists
Recent fighting across the border in Afghanistan has made authorities nervous.
Tajikistan Closes Eastern Region to Tourists
Asia's Crossroads: A Better Definition of 'Central Asia'
May 09, 2015
Asia's Crossroads: A Better Definition of 'Central Asia'
Our current politico-geographic conception of "Central Asia" is nebulous and arbitrary.
Asia's Crossroads: A Better Definition of 'Central Asia'
Are Afghanistan’s Police Safe?
May 08, 2015
Are Afghanistan’s Police Safe?
The killing of 18 officers in Northeastern Afghanistan once again calls into question the safety of Afghan policemen
Are Afghanistan’s Police Safe?
Afghanistan: A Story of Successful US Failures
May 08, 2015
Afghanistan: A Story of Successful US Failures
Why has the U.S.-led force failed to build a self-sustainable Afghanistan?
Afghanistan: A Story of Successful US Failures
4 Sentenced to Death in Farkhunda Murder Trial
May 07, 2015
4 Sentenced to Death in Farkhunda Murder Trial
The four day trial strikes some as too short, with actual justice lacking.
4 Sentenced to Death in Farkhunda Murder Trial
Afghanistan Reconstruction: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics
May 06, 2015
Afghanistan Reconstruction: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics
Speaking at Weill Cornell Medical College, SIGAR likens Afghan reconstruction to diagnosing an intractable disease.
Afghanistan Reconstruction: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics
Former US Commander in Afghanistan Tapped to Lead Joint Chiefs
May 05, 2015
Former US Commander in Afghanistan Tapped to Lead Joint Chiefs
President Obama plans to nominate Marine General Joseph Dunford as the next joint chief of staff of the U.S. military.
Former US Commander in Afghanistan Tapped to Lead Joint Chiefs
Can India and China Both Court Afghanistan?
May 04, 2015
Can India and China Both Court Afghanistan?
India needs to do more to gain the upper hand in Afghanistan.
Can India and China Both Court Afghanistan?
Another Damning Afghanistan Reconstruction Report
May 01, 2015
Another Damning Afghanistan Reconstruction Report
SIGAR issued its 27th quarterly report to Congress and the news isn’t great.
Another Damning Afghanistan Reconstruction Report
With Trade and Terrorism in Mind, Ghani Visits India
April 30, 2015
With Trade and Terrorism in Mind, Ghani Visits India
On his first state visit to India, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani pushed for closer trade and defense ties.
With Trade and Terrorism in Mind, Ghani Visits India
Violence in Afghanistan Delays Ghani on Trip to India
April 28, 2015
Violence in Afghanistan Delays Ghani on Trip to India
Attacks in Kunduz Province delayed the Afghan president’s departure for New Delhi.
Violence in Afghanistan Delays Ghani on Trip to India
Omar Khadr’s Fight for Freedom
April 22, 2015
Omar Khadr’s Fight for Freedom
Omar Khadr was captured in Afghanistan as a 15 year old and now awaits justice in Canada.
Omar Khadr’s Fight for Freedom
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