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Is Water Scarcity a Bigger Threat Than the Taliban in Afghanistan?
October 10, 2018
Is Water Scarcity a Bigger Threat Than the Taliban in Afghanistan?
Water scarcity -- not war -- is a rising cause for displacement in Afghanistan.
Is Water Scarcity a Bigger Threat Than the Taliban in Afghanistan?
How Worried Is Uzbekistan About Afghan Instability?
October 09, 2018
How Worried Is Uzbekistan About Afghan Instability?
At CIS meeting, Mirziyoyev’s worries about instability in Afghanistan were on display.
How Worried Is Uzbekistan About Afghan Instability?
Afghanistan’s Minerals: A Looted Economic Hope for Stability
October 05, 2018
Afghanistan’s Minerals: A Looted Economic Hope for Stability
Instead of being looted, Afghanistan’s resources should be strategically exploited for the country's benefit.
Afghanistan’s Minerals: A Looted Economic Hope for Stability
Parliamentary Elections Loom in Afghanistan
October 02, 2018
Parliamentary Elections Loom in Afghanistan
After more than three years of delays, Afghanistan's parliamentary polls are set for October 20.
Parliamentary Elections Loom in Afghanistan
F-35B Stealth Fighter Bombs Ground Target in Afghanistan
September 29, 2018
F-35B Stealth Fighter Bombs Ground Target in Afghanistan
The F-35B has conducted its first close air support strike in Afghanistan on September 27.
F-35B Stealth Fighter Bombs Ground Target in Afghanistan
Afghan Chief Executive: US-Afghanistan Bilateral Security Agreement Here to Stay
September 27, 2018
Afghan Chief Executive: US-Afghanistan Bilateral Security Agreement Here to Stay
Despite recent rumblings, the U.S.-Afghanistan Bilateral Security Agreement isn't going anywhere.
Afghan Chief Executive: US-Afghanistan Bilateral Security Agreement Here to Stay
Imran Khan's Citizenship Offer to Afghan Refugees: A Promise or a Topic for Debate?
September 22, 2018
Imran Khan's Citizenship Offer to Afghan Refugees: A Promise or a Topic for Debate?
Offering Pakistan-born Afghan refugees citizenship is in Pakistan’s best interest.
Imran Khan's Citizenship Offer to Afghan Refugees: A Promise or a Topic for Debate?
US-Taliban Talks Under the Shadow of Deadly Violence
September 12, 2018
US-Taliban Talks Under the Shadow of Deadly Violence
More talking, more violence -- where is the war in Afghanistan going?
US-Taliban Talks Under the Shadow of Deadly Violence
Continuing Convergence: India-US 2+2 Meeting Shows Inexorable Progress in the Relationship
September 08, 2018
Continuing Convergence: India-US 2+2 Meeting Shows Inexorable Progress in the Relationship
India and the United States took a major leap with the successful conclusion of the first-ever 2+2 dialogue.
Continuing Convergence: India-US 2+2 Meeting Shows Inexorable Progress in the Relationship
Taliban Announce Death of Jalaluddin Haqqani, Founder of the Haqqani Network
September 05, 2018
Taliban Announce Death of Jalaluddin Haqqani, Founder of the Haqqani Network
The Haqqani Network's founder is dead.
Taliban Announce Death of Jalaluddin Haqqani, Founder of the Haqqani Network
With Rumored 'Training Camp,' China's Afghanistan Presence Set to Grow
August 29, 2018
With Rumored 'Training Camp,' China's Afghanistan Presence Set to Grow
A larger regional view helps shed light on China’s increasing activities in Afghanistan.
With Rumored 'Training Camp,' China's Afghanistan Presence Set to Grow
What Happened on the Afghan-Tajik Border?
August 28, 2018
What Happened on the Afghan-Tajik Border?
Afghan officials say either a Tajik or Russian plane (or helicopter) conducted an airstrike on the Afghan side of the border.
What Happened on the Afghan-Tajik Border?
Another Eid, Another Ceasefire Attempt in Afghanistan
August 23, 2018
Another Eid, Another Ceasefire Attempt in Afghanistan
The latest attempt at a ceasefire is a positive development for Afghanistan.
Another Eid, Another Ceasefire Attempt in Afghanistan
What Might Lie Ahead for Afghanistan?
August 21, 2018
What Might Lie Ahead for Afghanistan?
Looking beyond wishful thinking, here are four possible future scenarios for the course of the war in Afghanistan.
What Might Lie Ahead for Afghanistan?
Are Afghanistan-Iran Relations on the Mend?
August 16, 2018
Are Afghanistan-Iran Relations on the Mend?
Rouhani’s outreach to Ghani at the SCO summit this summer may herald an improvement in bilateral ties.
Are Afghanistan-Iran Relations on the Mend?
Taliban Talks in Uzbekistan, Violence Continues in Afghanistan
August 15, 2018
Taliban Talks in Uzbekistan, Violence Continues in Afghanistan
With talks up north and violence in the southeast, the war in Afghanistan lurches toward its 17th year.
Taliban Talks in Uzbekistan, Violence Continues in Afghanistan
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