Can India help keep the Afghan Air Force afloat?
By Kabir Taneja and Angad Singh
The United States (US), by mid-June, has withdrawn more than 50 perc...
A Vietnam Retrospective
By Bing West
President Biden has promised that by 2022, the residual American military forces will leave Afghanistan. When that happens, it will complete the trifecta of American failure in its three major wars in the last half-centu...
The ire of Afghanistan's money exchangers exposes the dangers of government reforms
By Nafay Choudhury
Life seems mostly normal these days in Kabul’s currency-exchange bazaar, Sarai Shahzada. Located in the center of Kabul, the bazaar hosts more than 400 shops, spread over four floors, and facilitates hundreds...
A U.N. Peacekeeping Mission Is Afghanistan’s Best Hope
Leaving Afghanistan and why America doesn’t win wars
By Amin Saikal
Since World War II, the United States has lost just about every war that it has fought in a developing country. It has epitomised the tragedy of a world power’s incapability in asymmetric conflicts. The latest wa...