Afghanistan Analysts Network – English

AAN in the Media

Kabul Attacks Cloud U.S. Afghan Strategy

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Wall Street Journal, 31 January 2018

A quote from AAN’s Thomas Ruttig which, unfortunately, is only partly visible behind a pay wall…:

With the latest wave of bombings in the Afghan capital—and talk of a political settlement between the Afghan government and the Taliban fading—the question has become all but moot, said Thomas Ruttig, co-director of the Kabul-based Afghanistan Analysts Network. “War logic has taken over in which all sides—the … [Afghan and US forces and the Taleban] are escalating the conflict…