Five Questions to Make Sense of the New Peak in Urban Attacks and a Violent Week in Kabul

Between 20 and 29 January 2018, there were five high profile attacks in major cities and districts in Afghanistan. The three by far largest ones happened in the capital Kabul. This feeds into a month-long period of such attacks that began in late December 2017. Altogether, almost 250 people, most of them civilians, were killed … Continue reading Five Questions to Make Sense of the New Peak in Urban Attacks and a Violent Week in Kabul