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Afghanistan: Warlords and Democracy
October 26, 2014
Afghanistan: Warlords and Democracy
Some of Afghanistan’s warlords have decided to buy into the political process.
Afghanistan: Warlords and Democracy
Interview: Bette Dam
October 23, 2014
Interview: Bette Dam
What are the prospects for the new national unity government in Afghanistan?
Interview: Bette Dam
Afghanistan’s Uncertain Future
September 28, 2014
Afghanistan’s Uncertain Future
The new unity government is a diplomatic achievement, but its future looks decidedly shaky.
Afghanistan’s Uncertain Future
China's President Should Have Visited Afghanistan
September 18, 2014
China's President Should Have Visited Afghanistan
Xi Jinping missed an opportunity in not visiting Afghanistan during his South Asia tour.
China's President Should Have Visited Afghanistan
Afghanistan Presidential Candidate: No 'Two-Headed' Government
September 12, 2014
Afghanistan Presidential Candidate: No 'Two-Headed' Government
Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani does not want a "two-headed government."
Afghanistan Presidential Candidate: No 'Two-Headed' Government
What Role Can India Play in Defusing Afghanistan's Election Crisis?
September 10, 2014
What Role Can India Play in Defusing Afghanistan's Election Crisis?
India's external affairs minister is in Kabul. Can she help defuse the electoral crisis in Afghanistan?
What Role Can India Play in Defusing Afghanistan's Election Crisis?
Abdullah Declares Victory in Afghanistan’s Presidential Elections
September 10, 2014
Abdullah Declares Victory in Afghanistan’s Presidential Elections
Presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah declares victory prematurely, throwing Afghanistan into crisis.
Abdullah Declares Victory in Afghanistan’s Presidential Elections
2014: A Year of Botched Elections in Asia
August 24, 2014
2014: A Year of Botched Elections in Asia
Setbacks in Thailand, Afghanistan and Bangladesh suggest that democratic reforms are on the retreat.
2014: A Year of Botched Elections in Asia
A Coup Is Brewing in Afghanistan
August 20, 2014
A Coup Is Brewing in Afghanistan
All signs suggest that Hamid Karzai is considering a coup to stay in power in Afghanistan.
A Coup Is Brewing in Afghanistan
Pakistan Decreases its UN Peacekeeping Contributions
July 24, 2014
Pakistan Decreases its UN Peacekeeping Contributions
Plus, Afghanistan's national unity government, the BJP gets strict with its members and more. Mid-week links.
Pakistan Decreases its UN Peacekeeping Contributions
Afghanistan Announces Preliminary Presidential Run-Off Results
July 08, 2014
Afghanistan Announces Preliminary Presidential Run-Off Results
Afghanistan's Independent Election Commission began announcing the results of the run-off presidential election.
Afghanistan Announces Preliminary Presidential Run-Off Results
Why Afghanistan Won't End Up Like Iraq
June 18, 2014
Why Afghanistan Won't End Up Like Iraq
Despite some worrying signs, Saturday’s elections in Afghanistan offer some positive glimpses of Afghanistan’s future.
Why Afghanistan Won't End Up Like Iraq
Afghanistan’s 2014 Run-Off Election: An Observer’s Account
June 18, 2014
Afghanistan’s 2014 Run-Off Election: An Observer’s Account
An independent observer of the 2014 Afghan general elections offers his impressions of Afghanistan’s 2014 run-off vote.
Afghanistan’s 2014 Run-Off Election: An Observer’s Account
Afghan Presidential Front-Runner Survives Assassination Attempt
June 07, 2014
Afghan Presidential Front-Runner Survives Assassination Attempt
Also, Bowe Bergdahl, Guantanamo Bay, and terrorism in Pakistan. Friday links.
Afghan Presidential Front-Runner Survives Assassination Attempt
Afghanistan Between Two Candidates
April 29, 2014
Afghanistan Between Two Candidates
Afghanistan will head into a run-off vote unless the two candidates can work out a deal.
Afghanistan Between Two Candidates
Pakistani Journalist Accuses Spy Agency of Assassination Attempt
April 26, 2014
Pakistani Journalist Accuses Spy Agency of Assassination Attempt
Plus, Mumbai votes, Afghanistan's election results come in, and India makes it easier for Chinese citizens to visit.
Pakistani Journalist Accuses Spy Agency of Assassination Attempt
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