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US Seeks New Talks With Taliban in an Attempt to Explore Afghan Peace
July 26, 2018
US Seeks New Talks With Taliban in an Attempt to Explore Afghan Peace
A senior U.S. State Department official visited Doha to seek out talks with the Taliban.
US Seeks New Talks With Taliban in an Attempt to Explore Afghan Peace
Tillerson Discusses Security and Strategy in Afghanistan on Short Stopover
October 24, 2017
Tillerson Discusses Security and Strategy in Afghanistan on Short Stopover
The U.S. secretary of state stopped in for an unannounced visit.
Tillerson Discusses Security and Strategy in Afghanistan on Short Stopover
Why Russia Wants the US to Stay in Afghanistan
August 23, 2017
Why Russia Wants the US to Stay in Afghanistan
Moscow would like to avoid having to militarily intervene itself.
Why Russia Wants the US to Stay in Afghanistan
Privatization of Security Can Derail US-Led Stabilization of Afghanistan
August 21, 2017
Privatization of Security Can Derail US-Led Stabilization of Afghanistan
The potential for success by relying on PMCs remains uncertain.
Privatization of Security Can Derail US-Led Stabilization of Afghanistan
Will Afghanistan's Minerals Shape Trump's Policy Toward the Region?
July 27, 2017
Will Afghanistan's Minerals Shape Trump's Policy Toward the Region?
Afghanistan's mineral wealth could help kickstart the economy, but beware of the resource curse.
Will Afghanistan's Minerals Shape Trump's Policy Toward the Region?
5 Strategic Priorities in Afghanistan That Donald Trump Should Consider Before the NATO Summit
May 24, 2017
5 Strategic Priorities in Afghanistan That Donald Trump Should Consider Before the NATO Summit
ISIS expansion and the Taliban's new regional allies; these are the urgent tasks the U.S. must address in its strategy.
5 Strategic Priorities in Afghanistan That Donald Trump Should Consider Before the NATO Summit
What a Trump Presidency Would Mean for Afghanistan
August 02, 2016
What a Trump Presidency Would Mean for Afghanistan
The Republican nominee for the presidency would likely drastically change U.S. policy toward Afghanistan.
What a Trump Presidency Would Mean for Afghanistan
Orlando Shooting Has Nothing to Do With Afghanistan and Islam
June 16, 2016
Orlando Shooting Has Nothing to Do With Afghanistan and Islam
Omar Mateen's hate crime cannot be explained by his ethno-religious background.
Orlando Shooting Has Nothing to Do With Afghanistan and Islam
US Troops Have New Powers in Afghanistan. What Exactly Does That Mean?
June 14, 2016
US Troops Have New Powers in Afghanistan. What Exactly Does That Mean?
It's unclear what changes the Obama administration just implemented for U.S. troops in Afghanistan.
US Troops Have New Powers in Afghanistan. What Exactly Does That Mean?
Is the World Paying Attention to Afghanistan Anymore?
September 28, 2015
Is the World Paying Attention to Afghanistan Anymore?
The U.S., China, and Afghanistan held a high-level meeting in New York City ahead of the UN General Assembly debate.
Is the World Paying Attention to Afghanistan Anymore?
Afghanistan’s 32-Year Refugee Crisis
September 09, 2015
Afghanistan’s 32-Year Refugee Crisis
For three decades Afghanistan was the world’s largest producer of refugees. Millions have returned but problems remain.
Afghanistan’s 32-Year Refugee Crisis
What America's Withdrawal From Afghanistan <em>Really</em> Tells the World About US Hegemony
August 31, 2015
What America's Withdrawal From Afghanistan Really Tells the World About US Hegemony
How a long war of necessity turned into an unfinished one of choice.
What America's Withdrawal From Afghanistan Really Tells the World About US Hegemony
Interview: Daniel Markey
April 02, 2015
Interview: Daniel Markey
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's extraordinarily successful trip to Washington, and the new outlook for Afghanistan.
Interview: Daniel Markey
How Ashraf Ghani's Government Will Address Afghanistan's Endemic Problems
March 30, 2015
How Ashraf Ghani's Government Will Address Afghanistan's Endemic Problems
Speaking in New York City, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani outlined his government's approach to Afghanistan's varied problems.
How Ashraf Ghani's Government Will Address Afghanistan's Endemic Problems
Afghan President Begins US Visit
March 23, 2015
Afghan President Begins US Visit
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah began a five-day U.S. visit on Sunday.
Afghan President Begins US Visit
The Uncertain Fight Ahead for Afghanistan
March 18, 2015
The Uncertain Fight Ahead for Afghanistan
U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter seemed impressed by Afghan troops in a recent visit to Kabul.
The Uncertain Fight Ahead for Afghanistan
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