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Did Hope for Afghan Peace Die With Mullah Mansour?
May 31, 2016
Did Hope for Afghan Peace Die With Mullah Mansour?
Mansour's death makes peace talks even less likely, while inflaming regional tensions.
Did Hope for Afghan Peace Die With Mullah Mansour?
A Good Taliban, Bad Taliban Strategy for the US and Afghanistan?
May 28, 2016
A Good Taliban, Bad Taliban Strategy for the US and Afghanistan?
Who is Mullah Rasool, and why is he receiving funding from the U.S. and Afghanistan?
A Good Taliban, Bad Taliban Strategy for the US and Afghanistan?
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
Afghan President Blames Pakistan for Sheltering Taliban
April 26, 2016
Afghan President Blames Pakistan for Sheltering Taliban
Ghani said militant groups “are being hosted and aided from the territory of Pakistan.”
Afghan President Blames Pakistan for Sheltering Taliban
Is the Afghan Taliban's Leadership Finally Coalescing Once Again?
April 13, 2016
Is the Afghan Taliban's Leadership Finally Coalescing Once Again?
Several leaders of the Islamic State's Afghanistan operation have returned to the Taliban.
Is the Afghan Taliban's Leadership Finally Coalescing Once Again?
Abdul Hakim Mujahid Speaks on Afghanistan's Peace and Reconciliation Process
February 11, 2016
Abdul Hakim Mujahid Speaks on Afghanistan's Peace and Reconciliation Process
Abdul Hakim Mujahid of Afghanistan's High Peace Council discusses the Quadrilateral Coordination Group (QCG).
Abdul Hakim Mujahid Speaks on Afghanistan's Peace and Reconciliation Process
Here's What the Taliban Wants You to Know About Their New Leader
September 02, 2015
Here's What the Taliban Wants You to Know About Their New Leader
The biography also notes why the Taliban chose to conceal Mullah Omar's death.
Here's What the Taliban Wants You to Know About Their New Leader
What Next for the Afghanistan Peace Talks?
August 05, 2015
What Next for the Afghanistan Peace Talks?
The Taliban leadership issue appears to have derailed the process.
What Next for the Afghanistan Peace Talks?
Dead or Alive, Is Mullah Omar Still a Wanted Man?
July 30, 2015
Dead or Alive, Is Mullah Omar Still a Wanted Man?
The leader of the Afghan Taliban for over two decades, Mullah Omar, may finally be dead. Or not.
Dead or Alive, Is Mullah Omar Still a Wanted Man?
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