Topic: Afghanistan Center for Research and Policy Studies
Yesterday's killing of former President Burhanuddin Rabbani has intensified ethnic divisions and is fueling fears that a civil war might break out once US-led forces leave Afghanistan.
09/21/2011 12:32 pm
Several analysts and opposition figures in Afghanistan say the UN's decision to fire Peter Galbraith for urging a harder line on election fraud affirms popular fears that it is the international community calling the shots on who wins.
10/02/2009 01:00 am
Though unpopular, the president has more national reach than the shrinking pool of contenders.
05/05/2009 01:00 am
The Haqqani network has agreed to discuss a peace proposal with government-backed mediators.
03/19/2009 01:00 am
Moving the presidential vote up to spring from August could undercut opponents, who still have to plan their campaigns.
03/02/2009 12:00 am
Under Obama, the US may send 20,000 more troops and encourage talks with the Taliban in an effort to reclaim the upper hand in Afghanistan.
01/02/2009 12:00 am
While the insurgents have singled out Christians, there's also a rise in attacks on all aid workers.
10/21/2008 01:00 am
Residents of the western city of Herat say 'Enough' to the rise of criminal activity.
03/21/2008 01:00 am