The Battle for Afghanistan: Zabul and Uruzgan
Martine van Bijlert, New America Foundation, September/October 2010
The paper by AAN’s Martine van Bijlert is part of a NAF series on Conflict and Militancy. It explores and compares the origin and evolution of the Taleban networks in Uruzgan and Zabul. The study is based on several hundred interviews by the author over the course of the last four years.
The full publication can be found here: