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Iran’s interests in Afghanistan

Loopcast, 6 September 2013 On Loopcast, a security and technology podcast, Thomas Ruttig discusses Iran’s historic, political and economic interests in Afghanistan and the recnt Afghan-Iranian sign strategic cooperation MoU. This is a 45-minutes audio and part of a series of Iran-related podcasts.

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Afghanistan: Was zu beweisen war

Stimme Russlands, 4 September 2013 Uncovering a secret that never was one, the German language service of Russia’s state radio reports ISAF commander Dunford’s “revealing” that there will be US combat troops in Afghanistan after 2014. AAN’s Thomas Ruttig is quoted here as answering to the question whether that means that the NATO mission has […]

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President Karzai wins Nawaz Sharif’s support for Afghan peace

The Express Tribune, 26 August 2013 Commenting on Afghan president Karzai’s visit to Islamabad and the renewed vows for cooperation between the two countries towards a peace negotiation for the Afghan conflict, the Pakistani newspaper quoted AAN’s Borhan Osman recent dispatch. The Tribune singled out Osman’s assessment that the Afghan government “wants its own channel […]

AAN in the Media