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Current History (2019) 118 (807): 143–148.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Ashley Jackson; Florian Weigand The Taliban are no longer a shadowy insurgency; they are now a full-fledged parallel political order. © 2019 Current History. All rights reserved. 2019 The Regents of the University of California Ashley Jackson Florian Weigand Afghanistan Taliban...
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Current History (2017) 116 (789): 136–141.
Published: 01 April 2017
... Pakistan Taliban Haqqani Network al-Qaeda Osama bin Laden NATO United States Tribal Areas Balochistan Jamiat-e Islami-yi Afghanistan General Zia ul Haq George Bush Barack Obama 136 Unless the United States rights its policies with respect to Pakistan, it has no hope of bringing...
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Current History (2016) 115 (780): 144–149.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Anita Weiss [L]ocal people acting within civil society groups are responding to violent religious extremism in unprecedented ways. © 2016 Current History. All rights reserved. 2016 The Regents of the University of California Anita Weiss Pakistan civil society Taliban nongovernmental...
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Current History (2016) 115 (780): 136–143.
Published: 01 April 2016
... elections Hamid Karzai Ashraf Ghani Abdullah Abdullah Barack Obama Pakistan George Bush Taliban Mullah Omar al-Qaeda Islamic State China 136 What divides Afghans more than ethnicity or ideology is an unwillingness to share power and a winner-takes-all approach to politics. Afghanistan...
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Current History (2014) 112 (751): 137–143.
Published: 01 April 2014
... strikes Yemen counting debate militant revenge backlash pressure Nawaz Sharif Taliban Islamist 137 Particularly in Afghanistan and Pakistan, drones have stirred up new levels of hostility against the United States and endangered the stability and cooperation of the local governments, with...
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Current History (2014) 112 (751): 165–166.
Published: 01 April 2014
... Washington self-delusion hamid gul DIA Al Qaeda Taliban counterparts Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Few of America s bilateral ties have been as fraught as those with Pakistan. Since 1958, when the two countries forged a military pact, the relationship has been based on dubious premises, false...
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Current History (2013) 112 (753): 152–154.
Published: 01 April 2013
... Regents of the University of California 152 PERSPECTIVE When the United States and its allies invaded Afghanistan in 2001 to oust the Islamic fundamentalist Taliban regime that had offered haven to Al Qaeda, the war began with a strong mantra, expressed by then Deputy Secretary of State Richard Armitage...
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Current History (2013) 112 (753): 155–157.
Published: 01 April 2013
... War , Edited by Hy Rothstein and John Arquilla . Georgetown University Press , 2012 . © 2013 Current History. All rights reserved. 2013 The Regents of the University of California William Finan Afghanistan Al Qaeda Taliban Barack Obama book review Barnett Rubin Fred...
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Current History (2012) 111 (744): 123–128.
Published: 01 April 2012
.... Three questions are on the forefront of their minds. Are the Taliban likely to topple the existing Kabul government and retake power if interna- tional forces withdraw? Will the administration of President Hamid Karzai remain in place after 2014 or be replaced by a changed leadership structure? And what...
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Current History (2010) 109 (726): 131–137.
Published: 01 April 2010
...J Alexander Thier Even if all essential parties are interested in a negotiated settlement, getting to yes is no sure thing. © 2010 Current History. All rights reserved. 2010 The Regents of the University of California Afghanistan Hamid Karzai Taliban Pakistan United States Mullah...
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Current History (2010) 109 (726): 173–174.
Published: 01 April 2010
..., in light of the small number of US personnel, military and nonmilitary, required to topple the Taliban government) and the ensuing battle of Tora Bora (during which Al Qaeda s leadership was allowed to escape), Jones gets down to dissecting the strategies employed in Afghanistan by the United States...
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Current History (2004) 103 (672): 151–157.
Published: 01 April 2004
... California Pakistan Abdul Qadeer Khan Pervez Musharraf United States Afghanistan Al Qaeda Taliban Kashmir India Hudood Ordinances 151 Musharraf s Pakistan: A Nation on the Edge ALYSSA AYRES Making peace with India may offer the only possible avenue for rolling back the military...
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Current History (2004) 103 (672): 165–170.
Published: 01 April 2004
... society s capacity for resistance has increased, at least militarily, as the capacity of the already weak state decreased. The Taliban led an effort to rebuild state institutions in Afghanistan, which shows that building state institutions is not an unmixed good. But if you look historically at how most...
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Current History (2003) 102 (666): 307–312.
Published: 01 October 2003
... The Regents of the University of California United States Russia George Bush World Trade Organization Vladimir Putin Al Qaeda Central Asia United Nations Taliban NATO Late summer and early autumn have set aseries of striking markers in the evolutionof US Russian relations: the...
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Current History (2003) 102 (660): 36–39.
Published: 01 January 2003
... axis evil George Bush Iran Islamic Republic Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Mohammad Khatami reformist September Taliban United States September 11 and subsequent developments have put to rest any idea that reforms will occur quickly in Iran or that relations will be restored with the United...
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Current History (2002) 101 (654): 158–159.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Dr. Abdullah Abdullah serves as minister of foreign affairs in the interim government of Chairman Hamid Karzai. Abdullah, who was a close aide to Northern Alliance leader Ahmad Shah Massoud, previously served as spokesman, un representative, and deputy foreign minister for the pre-Taliban...
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Current History (2002) 101 (654): 153–157.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Central Asia Hamid Karzai Kabul mujahideen September Taliban terrorism United Nations September 11 revealed the dangers of allowing so-called humanitarian emer- gencies or failed states to fester not only to neighboring countries but to the world. An American administration that came to power...
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Current History (2002) 101 (654): 147–152.
Published: 01 April 2002
... country's domestic institutions and its external priorities? © 2002 Current History. All rights reserved. 2002 The Regents of the University of California Afghanistan Al Qaeda Bush India Kashmir militants Pakistan South Asia Taliban United States The unprecedented attacks on the...
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Current History (2002) 101 (654): 184–186.
Published: 01 April 2002
... political debate or economic competition. © 2002 Current History. All rights reserved. 2002 The Regents of the University of California Afghanistan Al Qaeda Bush Europe Osama bin Laden September Taliban terrorism United States World Trade Center Proportionality is a recurring theme...
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Current History (2002) 101 (653): 133–138.
Published: 01 March 2002
... University of California Abdur Rahman Afghanistan Al Qaeda Kabul Northern Alliance Pashtun state building Taliban United Nations Warlord 133 Rebuilding Afghanistan MARINA OTTAWAY AND ANATOL LIEVEN Afghanistan after the Taliban may easily turninto a quagmire for the international com...