Bush administration, helped the United States to topple the Taliban and force them out of power.
n urgent task is awaiting us: considering the progression of events, we must quickly liberate ourselves from the limits and confines placed on the Afghanistan discourse, which have been imposed by US-centered Western propaganda for over 20 years, and counting.
The 2021 elections were low key; economic hardship and fading public trust in government alienated people from the ballot boxes.
The attack on August 26, 2021, did not surprise the Pentagon, and neither did their perpetrators.
In the classical era, Xenophon of Athens recounted how his mercenary force, “The Ten Thousand”, helped Achaemenid prince Cyrus the Younger in his failed attempt to usurp the Persian throne from his brother Artaxerxes II.
Islamabad has said the border crossing will be used only for the transportation of food and other goods, the Afghan government has accused Pakistan of backing the Taliban, an accusation that invites the Indian government to imagine future teams of violent jihadists flowing across Pakistan into India and Kashmir.
They are both writers and also cheerleaders for military interventions and, often, for frivolous wars.
military mission in Afghanistan will end by August 31.
he United States is preparing to leave Afghanistan soon and "from the moment they leave, the only reliable country to maintain the process over there is obviously Turkey," stated President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan during the recent NATO summit in Brussels.
At the same time and importantly, Raisi is accused of an alleged role in the mass executions of opposition prisoners - mostly suspected members of the proscribed People’s Mujahedin Organization of Iran - in the late 1980s, and was put on the list of the sanctioned Iranian officials by the U.
he Afghan Peace Talks will resume in Istanbul, Turkey in May as a continuation of earlier meetings held in Qatar and Russia.
Previously, the U.
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refusal to extradite Fetullah Gulen, the so-called Muslim cleric who is behind the July 15, 2016, failed coup attempt in Turkey.
Tensions between India and Pakistan date back to 15 August, 1947, otherwise known as the birth date of the two post-colonial states which were born out of the partition of British India.
It is possible to observe a similar situation in the formation of the USSR and even the Eastern Bloc.
aesh, the world’s most modern and sadistic terrorist organization – known for putting people into cages and burning them, selling women they have captured as slaves, lining people up and beheading them one by one – has courteous relations with one country: Israel.
The default alternative is the continuation of the Cold War alliance structure with slight modifications, where Russia is perceived as an anti-American power that needs to be contained, whereas China continues to be the most favoured nation in economic terms as part of a quasi-appeasement strategy.