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News & Analysis

Afghanistan: History Moves Full Circle

Zia Sarhadi

Rabi' al-Awwal 23, 14402018-12-01

Who would have imagined that after waging a 10-year war in Afghanistan, the Russians would be back as mediators and peacemakers in the now US-occupied country.


The Afghans’ unending agony

Zafar Bangash

Rabi' al-Thani 03, 14382017-01-01

The people of Afghanistan face another grim anniversary as their rulers—all puppets of the West—continue to enjoy the perks of office. Their days, however, appear numbered.

Daily News Analysis

Battles of Kunduz

Eric Walberg

Safar 05, 14382016-11-05

The first Battle of Kunduz took place from April to October 2015 for control of the city, where Taliban forces were playing cat and mouse for months and finally overran the city, forcing government forces to flee. The capture marked the first time since 2001 that the Taliban had taken control of a major city in Afghanistan. The Afghan government claimed to have largely recaptured Kunduz by October 1 in a counterattack. But by 6 October, the Taliban had recaptured substantial portions of Kunduz.

News & Analysis

Afghan regime, a two-headed donkey, comes unhinged

Zia Sarhadi

Dhu al-Qa'dah 29, 14372016-09-01

The US-crafted Afghan regime with two rulers—a president and a chief executive—had little chance of success. It is coming unhinged amid political squabbling as the Taliban make military gains across the country.

News & Analysis

Clarity of purpose can surmount Afghan problems

Zia Sarhadi

Jumada' al-Akhirah 12, 14362015-04-01

There may be a faint light at the end of Afghanistan’s long dark tunnel. Two neighbours—China and Pakistan—have indicated they would like to help bring about peace in the war-torn country.

Editor's Desk

Afghan rulers need to be saved from friends

Crescent International

Rabi' al-Thani 11, 14362015-02-01

Afghanistan’s US-created artificial government has run into serious problems as various factions demand privileges for supporting the two contending candidates, Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah. The government appears to be dysfunctional.

Daily News Analysis

Karzai slams US on eve of Ghani’s inauguration as president

Crescent International

Dhu al-Hijjah 03, 14352014-09-28

Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai took a swipe at the US and Pakistani accusing both of not wanting peace in Afghanistan. Installed by the US following the ouster of Taliban from power, Karzai presided over massive corruption in the country. He had also spend nearly a decade in refugee camps in Pakistan. Ashraf Ghani will be sworn in as president on September 29.

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