The year 2006 in Afghanistan began with the functioning of a democratically elected parliament——a bold and positive step forward in institution-building. Development and reconstruction have continued at a slow pace. Security has sharply deteriorated, and the Taliban insurgency has become more violent in spite of the enlarged International Security Assistance Force. Opium production has increased to record levels, leading to a boom in the drug trade.
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Research Article| February 01 2007
Afghanistan in 2006: The Complications of Post-Conflict Transition
Asian Survey (2007) 47 (1): 87–98.
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Nasreen Ghufran; Afghanistan in 2006: The Complications of Post-Conflict Transition. Asian Survey 1 February 2007; 47 (1): 87–98. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2007.47.1.87
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