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After The Taliban

No day passes without some unpleasant news from Afghanistan. It was announced on 15 October 2021 that the Taliban Chief Akhundzada was killed in an attack by the Pakistani forces in 2020 itself. On October 15, 2021 Kabul was plunged in to darkness by ISIS(IS-K), which bombed an electricity pylon to disrupt power supply. Afghanistan […]

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International Developments About Afghanistan

The American Senate Armed Services Committee examined the Defense Secretary Lyod Austin and General Mark Milley, Chairman of Joint Chiefs Of Staff and General Frank McKenzie to find the truth about the hurried and rather humiliating withdrawal of the American Forces from Afghanistan and future counterterrorism operations. The American Defense Secretary said that the Pentagon […]

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Unified International Response To terrorism

Terrorism works on a unified religious agenda to the exclusion of other religions and calling their God as the only God to the exclusion of all other religions. Often their idea of religion and God creates conflicts with other faiths. It gives the extremists the necessary impetus to take to violence on a limited scale, […]

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Modern World & Taliban

Is the modern world ready to deal with the Taliban government of Afghanistan on the basis of “as is where is”? On the face of it, the world does not seem to be unified on the question before them. The USA has not made public the details of the Doha agreement with the Taliban. This […]

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Friends Of Afghanistan Only

The world considers Afghanistan as a friend. The people of Afghanistan also view the world as a friendly community. Only the Taliban do not fit in  this vast landscape of mankind. Taliban’s cult of violence is responsible for such a world view. It needs to change this perception. Only the Taliban can do it. There […]

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Taliban Closing Options

In a few weeks the Taliban have already narrowed down their options. They have already isolated themselves from the rest of the world community. What they have done so far is indicative of their plan to take Afghanistan to the Middle Ages. They think they can take the whole world back to the medieval times. […]

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Troubles Started Post WW-II

The troubles of Afghanistan increased with the end of World War-II. After World War-II, the Western countries were making attractive gains with the help of technology in reconstructing their war ravaged economies. They lost their colonies and source of revenue . Communism posed a threat to their trade. The world war ended but the Cold […]

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Interim Afghan Government

The Taliban have announced an interim government in Afghanistan. It is disappointing. Why not a regular government? Is this government on probation of Pakistan? Will Afghanistan get a regular government? It depends on Pakistan and not the Taliban. The composition of the government has made it amply clear that it is a construct of the […]

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Turmoil or Peace In Afghanistan?

What is the fate of Afghanistan post august 14, 2021? What is the choice of the people of Afghanistan? What is the choice of the Taliban  for their country and people: peace or never ending turmoil? The choice has to be made by the people of Afghanistan. Political observers closely watching developments in the region […]

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Taliban Must Exonerate Itself

Taliban Can Exonerate itself of the tag of terrorism now by adopting full democracy instead of an emirate and secularism. The innocent Taliban schooled in Madarsa have taken Islam too literally. Isn’t Pakistan an Islamic country? Does it practice Sharia 100%? But Pakistan  instigates Muslims in Afghanistan to do so. Pakistan uses even Sharia for […]

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