Shahab al-Muhajir inherits a weakened organization, but may benefit from a background that sets him outside of some local disputes.
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Despite tensions with the Trump administration, Pakistan has become an important intermediary in negotiations with the Taliban.
The agreement with the Taliban calls for U.S. troops to withdraw entirely, but some conditions in the deal may prevent that.
With this U.N. Security Council vote, the U.S. has made good on a promise included in the peace agreement with the Taliban. But many are skeptical of the deal.
Yes, but that doesn’t mean it’s a good idea.
Tens of thousands of protesters are rallying against the Pakistani military's operations in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas.
Over three days of hearings, the International Criminal Court’s Appeals Chamber considered whether to overturn an April 2019 decision blocking investigations into alleged war crimes by the Taliban and U.S. troops in Afghanistan.
What explains the general lack of interest in the Afghanistan Papers? Why didn’t this trove of declassified documents catch fire like the Pentagon Papers during Vietnam?
Canada’s Attorney General issues a security certificate, Canada debates the War in Afghanistan and other Canadian national security news.