February 05, 2019
Peace, Politics, & Afghanistan’s Next President
By Ezzatullah Mehrdad
Afghanistan's presidential race heats up amid peace talks with Taliban insurgents.
October 23, 2018
Despite Security Threats, Afghans Went to the Polls
By Ahmad Shah Katawazai
Afghanistan successfully held its parliamentary elections last weekend amid security threats .
October 16, 2018
Why Are Afghanistan’s Elections Crucial?
By Noah Coburn
How this week’s parliamentary elections will reshape Afghanistan’s political future.
January 13, 2015
Ashraf Ghani and a Game of Fiefdoms
By Shawn Snow
Is the president being too ambitious in his effort to end corruption in Afghanistan?
December 27, 2014
The Top Ten Stories in South Asia, 2014
By Alyssa Ayres
A look at the events in 2014 likely to have the most lasting impact on the region and beyond.
September 24, 2014
10 Priorities for Afghanistan’s New President
By Tamim Asey
Now that a power-sharing deal has been done, these are the most urgent tasks for the new government.
August 07, 2014
Interview: Carlotta Gall
By Sanjay Kumar
Carlotta Gall on her book The Wrong Enemy: America in Afghanistan, 2001-2014. and the future of a troubled region.
June 23, 2014
The Future of Afghanistan
By Shannon Tiezzi
Interview: Andrew Wilder on the recent elections in Afghanistan and how to secure the country post-2014
June 21, 2014
Afghanistan's Election Tipping Point
By Ankit Panda
Allegations of fraud could destabilize Afghanistan at a critical juncture in its history.
May 18, 2014
Post-Election Afghanistan to Repeat History?
By Arif Sahar
Given history and political realities, coalition building could play a major role in Afghanistan in the coming months.
May 16, 2014
Afghanistan Presidential Run-Off Vote to Take Place on June 14
By Ankit Panda
Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani will participate in a run-off vote for the Afghan presidency on June 14.
May 04, 2014
Afghan Election Runoff: Calling Obama and Karzai
By Akmal Dawi
The runoff faces security and political risks. The two rivals should cooperate in avoiding them.