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In Afghanistan, Reform Can’t Come Fast Enough

Thomas Ruttig < 1 min

Foreign Policy, 16 August 2017

A very readable pre-Trump speech insight, by former US ambassador Ron Neumann, into problems that have now fallen behind the military-first, anti-terrorism strategy – reform, institutions, anti-corruption – expressing the fear that upcoming elections and related alliance-building might stop whatever reform is ongoing.