Afghanistan’s conflict in 2021 (2): Republic collapse and Taleban victory in the long-view of history

For the first time in the long decades of conflict endured by Afghans since the 1978 communist coup sparked armed rebellion, Afghanistan is largely at peace. And for only the second time in that period, the country is under one unitary authority. This then is a historic moment, but will it last? In the second … Continue reading Afghanistan’s conflict in 2021 (2): Republic collapse and Taleban victory in the long-view of history