Afghanistan’s Growing Unrest: Implications for India’s Security
May 26, 2016
Afghanistan’s Growing Unrest: Implications for India’s Security
"India cannot be a spectator as chaos ensues in Afghanistan, for it will not be safe from the spillover."
Afghanistan’s Growing Unrest: Implications for India’s Security
Taliban Announce New Leader After Mullah Mansour's Death
May 25, 2016
Taliban Announce New Leader After Mullah Mansour's Death
Mawlawi Haibatullah Akhundzada will succeed Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour as the Taliban's leader.
Taliban Announce New Leader After Mullah Mansour's Death
Revealed: How US Drones Found Taliban Chief Mullah Mansour
May 25, 2016
Revealed: How US Drones Found Taliban Chief Mullah Mansour
The strike against Mansour was the result of carefully cultivate human and signals intelligence in Balochistan.
Revealed: How US Drones Found Taliban Chief Mullah Mansour
With Mullah Mansour Out of the Picture, Is Peace Near for Afghanistan?
May 24, 2016
With Mullah Mansour Out of the Picture, Is Peace Near for Afghanistan?
After Mullah Mansour's death, the Taliban must cut a deal with the Afghan government.
With Mullah Mansour Out of the Picture, Is Peace Near for Afghanistan?
The US Drone Strike That Killed Mullah Mansour: How, Why, and What's Next
May 24, 2016
The US Drone Strike That Killed Mullah Mansour: How, Why, and What's Next
The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Catherine Putz discuss the U.S. drone strike on Mullah Mansour.
The US Drone Strike That Killed Mullah Mansour: How, Why, and What's Next
Long Overdue: India's Modi Visits Iran, Signing Key Agreements, Setting Broad Agenda
May 24, 2016
Long Overdue: India's Modi Visits Iran, Signing Key Agreements, Setting Broad Agenda
Modi's visit marks the first bilateral prime ministerial visit since 2001.
Long Overdue: India's Modi Visits Iran, Signing Key Agreements, Setting Broad Agenda
Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif in the Eye of the Storm
May 23, 2016
Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif in the Eye of the Storm
The prime minister faces a particularly testing series of crises.
Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif in the Eye of the Storm
4 Questions After the Drone Strike That Killed Mullah Mansour
May 23, 2016
4 Questions After the Drone Strike That Killed Mullah Mansour
With Mullah Mansour out of the picture, what's next for Afghanistan's long war against the Taliban?
4 Questions After the Drone Strike That Killed Mullah Mansour
Taliban Head Mullah Mansour Likely Killed in US Drone Strike
May 22, 2016
Taliban Head Mullah Mansour Likely Killed in US Drone Strike
Mullah Mansour, who became the Taliban's leader last year, has likely been killed in a drone strike.
Taliban Head Mullah Mansour Likely Killed in US Drone Strike
Hezb-e-Islami Moves Closer to a Final Deal with the Afghan Government
May 18, 2016
Hezb-e-Islami Moves Closer to a Final Deal with the Afghan Government
Kabul is optimistic and to be honest, needs a win.
Hezb-e-Islami Moves Closer to a Final Deal with the Afghan Government
Hezb-e-Islami's Opening Is a Major Opportunity for Ashraf Ghani and Afghanistan
May 11, 2016
Hezb-e-Islami's Opening Is a Major Opportunity for Ashraf Ghani and Afghanistan
Peace may remain elusive for Afghanistan, but outreach to Hezb-e-Islami will be an important stepping stone in getting there.
Hezb-e-Islami's Opening Is a Major Opportunity for Ashraf Ghani and Afghanistan
Combat Mission Over, But US Remains at War in Afghanistan
May 09, 2016
Combat Mission Over, But US Remains at War in Afghanistan
Details from the Pentagon's inquiry into the Battle for Kunduz in October 2015 highlight high combat involvement for U.S. forces.
Combat Mission Over, But US Remains at War in Afghanistan
After F-16 Fiasco, US-Pakistan Ties Are Due to Head South Again
May 09, 2016
After F-16 Fiasco, US-Pakistan Ties Are Due to Head South Again
The ongoing imbroglio over the sale of F-16s highlights deeper fissures between Washington and Islamabad.
After F-16 Fiasco, US-Pakistan Ties Are Due to Head South Again
Who Is Pakistan Rooting For in the US Elections?
May 07, 2016
Who Is Pakistan Rooting For in the US Elections?
What can Pakistan expect out of the next U.S. president's foreign policy?
Who Is Pakistan Rooting For in the US Elections?
Afghanistan: Why Ashraf Ghani's New Strategy Won't Work
April 30, 2016
Afghanistan: Why Ashraf Ghani's New Strategy Won't Work
Ashraf Ghani's new approach won't help him win Afghanistan's long struggle against the Taliban.
Afghanistan: Why Ashraf Ghani's New Strategy Won't Work
Ashraf Ghani's New Plan to Win Afghanistan's Long War Against the Taliban
April 28, 2016
Ashraf Ghani's New Plan to Win Afghanistan's Long War Against the Taliban
Afghanistan's president appears determined to move beyond peace talks.
Ashraf Ghani's New Plan to Win Afghanistan's Long War Against the Taliban
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