Stabilising Afghanistan

regional perspectives and prospects by Maqsudul Hasan Nuri

Publisher: Islamabad Policy Research Institute, Publisher: Hanns Seidel Foundation in Islamabad

Written in English
Published: Pages: 176 Downloads: 150
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 172-176) and index.

Statementedited by Maqsudul Hasan Nuri, Muhammad Munir, Aftab Hussain
ContributionsIslamabad Policy Research Institute, Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p. ;
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25392341M
ISBN 109698721336
LC Control Number2011313666

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Washington and Delhi are building a new strategic partnership with a goal to stabilise Afghanistan. Afghanistan is not a local issue it is a global challenge,” Llorens told ET in an exclusive :// The most dangerous square mile on Earth: Graphic video shown to court demonstrates the 'unimaginable stress' on the battlefield when Sgt Blackman shot an injured Afghan fighter in the chest   "The first book to provide a political sociology of warlordism in Afghanistan; its purpose is to understand in detail how warlord polities work, expand and disintegrate.

Empires of Mud will become required reading, both for academics and policy-makers studying the phenomenon of warlordism, and for those with a specialist interest in Afghanistan   This of course is the justification for NATO's precedent-shattering intervention in faraway Afghanistan.

In fact, in organising the 6,strong International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Kabul, NATO has already crossed the Rubicon and begun its Little America: The War Within the War for Afghanistan by Rajiv Chandrasekaran – review This account of America's decade-long adventure in Afghanistan makes for essential reading Jason Burke 'There could soon be an Indian Taliban'.

'We already have Indian Islamic extremist groups working in India, and secondly, if Pakistan slides even further, India will be sharing a border with the 2 days ago  The successes were going unacknowledged; the underlying causes of the conflict misunderstood.

For Afghanistan to regain its place among the peaceable countries of the world, we need a shared account of these issues – and agreement of what it will take to finish the job. The role of Pakistan in stabilising Afghanistan comes up in your ://   Securing and stabilising a country in the state Afghanistan was in when we first stumbled in was and is a truly daunting task.

There is still time to correct the errors and omissions of the first At one stage, inChina was talking to all those who had a role and interest in stabilising Afghanistan after the US withdrawal, then planned for Decemberincluding conversations   Kabul's ongoing presidential election negotiations aren't the only dramatic transition underway in Afghanistan.

The ambitious U.S.-led "surge" launched inwhich bolstered foreign troops mainly in southern and eastern Afghanistan, has given way to a drawdown, paralleling a major downsizing in the development sphere. Aid budgets are contracting, and provincial reconstruction A frank and honest memoir by Britain’s former ambassador to Kabul which provides a unique, high-level insight into Western policy in Afghanistan.

For three years, from untilSherard Cowper-Coles was on the diplomatic frontline in Kabul as the West’s mission in Afghanistan sank deeper into crisis. First as British Ambassador and, later, as Inhe donated one third of his book profits to starting the Open Media Fund for Afghanistan which helped launch a dozen newspapers and magazines.

He is also a key adviser to the Lahore Literary Festival that this year bought together writers, artists and an audience of 75, :// /archive/conversation-series/ Afghanistan: The other refugee crisis. is also pushing Afghanistan to reach a peace deal with its foes.

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This edited volume provides a critical overview of the new stabilization agenda in international relations.

The primary focus of so-called stability operations since 9/11 has been Afghanistan, Pakistan and :// Pak-Afghan truth. Touqir Hussain Septem Facebook Count China recognises the importance of the US role in stabilising Afghanistan and the need for Pakistan to support that role in.

His most recent book - Pakistan on the Brink - is at once highly critically, realistic, and informative.

He Although almost two years since this book was published, I found it extremely relevant. I read Ahmed Rashid's Descent into Chaos 6 years ago as I was heading into Afghanistan for my first deployment and loved ://  This article argues that while the concept of peace building proved beneficial to Western society, it drew flak in pre Afghanistan for its inbuilt faults, the overarching US–Taliban conflict and the state failure towards meeting the prerequisites of the coalition strategy.

It also argues that peace building in the immediate future of post Afghanistan is improbable  Analyzes alternative perspectives on Western-dominated notions of stability in the Middle East and North Africa Explores how military and non-military actors in the Middle East and North Africa apply various instruments of national power to create conditions that enable sustainability Includes