Time to hit the political reset button in Afghanistan
After a temporary truce between the Afghan government and the insurgents during the three days of Eid-al Fitr, the brief euphoria is over, and the public anxiety has remained...
Taliban: We’re ‘another name of the Afghan nation’
In a recent statement that addressed comments by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, the Taliban reiterated that it considers itself the sole representative of the Afghan...
Why Making Taliban a ‘New Normal’ Is Dangerous
Dr. Omar Sadr
A chronic conflict such as Afghanistan requires four mutually reinforcing pillars: A legitimate/inclusive political process in Kabul; a cooperative/coerced Pakistan; sound...
Water Diplomacy between Iran and Afghanistan
Abdul Farid Zikria
For nearly 45 years, Iran has been violating the Helmand Water Treaty and getting up to four times more water from the river than it is allowed. It's time to st...
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Sexual Attitudes and Behaviors of Youth in Afghanistan
“The Afghan Elites Perception Toward the Islamic Republic of Iran
“Typology of Religious trends in Contemporary Herat in Kabul
“Ceremony of "Strategic Analysis of the Chabahar Port: Afghanistan-Iran-India Relations"
“Panel VI: Special Session on US' New Strategy for Afghanistan/Region
“Panel VI: The Way forwards
“Panel V: Outsmarting Terrorists; Indigenous Narratives
“Panel IV: Afghanistan: From Great Game to Great Consensus