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News & Analysis

US sanctions on Afghanistan will Starve 97% of Its Population

Zia Sarhadi

Ramadan 30, 14432022-05-01

It is interesting to note so much breast-beating for the plight of Ukrainians facing Russia’s military onslaught, but the same western do-gooders are actively pursuing a policy to starve the poor people of Afghanistan. The UN says, 97% of its population could face starvation. This is a crime against humanity

News & Analysis

Continuing War Against The Afghan People by Starvation

Brecht Jonkers

Rajab 28, 14432022-03-01

US and Nato forces were soundly defeated by the Taliban in open combat. While running away from Afghanistan, the Americans have continued their war on the Afghan people by withholding their foreign reserves and starving Afghan children and women.

Daily News Analysis

Western diplomats gingerly dance with the Taliban in Oslo

Crescent International

Jumada' al-Akhirah 28, 14432022-01-31

Opinion

US Starving Afghan Children to Deliver Democracy!

Zafar Bangash

Jumada' al-Ula' 28, 14432022-01-01

That the US lost the war in Afghanistan is not in doubt. Unfortunately, it is not done yet and continues to inflict more harm on the Afghan people, this time through starving the most vulnerable: children and women. It reconfirms US rulers as mass murderers and war criminals.

News & Analysis

Economic War on Afghanistan

Tahir Mahmoud

Rabi' al-Thani 26, 14432021-12-01

In October 2021, Crescent International explained that after the end of NATO’s military occupation, the next phase of struggle for Afghanistan will center around economics. This evaluation was recently confirmed by the groundbreaking series of reports from inside Afghanistan by Roshan Mohammed Saleh, editor-in-chief of the British Muslim news website 5pillarsuk.

Main Stories

Afghan Families Selling Children to Survive!

Zia Sarhadi

Rabi' al-Thani 26, 14432021-12-01

The food situation in Afghanistan is grim. It is facing a humanitarian catastrophe. Even the UN and World Food Program have confirmed this. Yet, Western regimes, led by the US, are holding funds that belong to Afghanistan, thereby exacerbating the problem

Main Stories

The Constitution of Madinah: A Model for the Taliban, and for All Islamic Governance

Kevin Barrett

Rabi' al-Awwal 25, 14432021-11-01

As the Taliban grapple with the issue of recognition, they should study the Covenant of Madinah (aka the Constitution of Madinah) as to how the noble Messenger (pbuh) brought diverse groups together into a formal compact to establish the first Islamic State.

News & Analysis

Taliban on the Global Stage

Zia Sarhadi

Rabi' al-Awwal 25, 14432021-11-01

The Taliban may not have achieved formal recognition from any country so far but they continue to be received by neighboring states. They certainly have de facto recognition and it is only a matter of time before they get formal recognition.

Main Stories

Taliban’s Triumph: A Geopolitical Earthquake

Kevin Barrett

Safar 24, 14432021-10-01

The Taliban victory over US imperialism and its Nato allies has shifted the balance of power to the Eurasia landmass. This region will now serve as the engine of economic growth and development.

Main Stories

After the Shooting War, Other Forms of Warfare Against the Taliban Continue

Zia Sarhadi

Safar 24, 14432021-10-01

The shooting war in Afghanistan may be over but other forms of warfare continue. These include economic and propaganda warfare with the specific aim to frustrate the Taliban’s consolidation of power to govern effectively and provide services to the people.

Editorials

Prospects for Peace and Stability in Afghanistan

Editor

Safar 24, 14432021-10-01

Barring the defeated powers (US, NATO and India), the rest of the world wants peace and stability in Afghanistan. If Afghanistan’s immediate neighbours put their heads together and coordinate policies, peace is not only possible, it is highly desirable.

Opinion

Getting Afghanistan Wrong Again

Zafar Bangash

Safar 24, 14432021-10-01

There is no shortage of ‘experts’ giving unsolicited advice to the Taliban about who to include in the cabinet as well as women’s rights. These self-styled experts should keep their advice to themselves. Having defeated a superpower, the Taliban know how to order their lives.

News & Analysis

Afghanistan: Land of Warriors and Mystics

Zafar Bangash

Safar 24, 14432021-10-01

Given the 43-year-long war to which the Afghans have been subjected, it is easy to think of Afghanistan as merely a land of warriors. While its warrior culture is true, Afghanistan has also produced some great mystics, including Rumi.

News & Analysis

The Next Phase of Afghanistan’s Struggle

Waseem Shehzad

Safar 24, 14432021-10-01

Economic pressure and exploiting political differences among the Taliban are tools the US-Nato combine will use to undermine Afghanistan. The doom and gloom projections, however, are not likely to come true.

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