Afghan Peace Talks Could be Trump’s Final Major Foreign Policy Victory Before November’s Elections
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Afghan Peace Talks Could be Trump’s Final Major Foreign Policy Victory Before November’s Elections

Talks between Afghan authorities and the Taliban, which began in Doha on Saturday with the goal of ensuring lasting peace in Afghanistan and the withdrawal of American and NATO troops after almost 19 years, were called historical by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. However, the question is whether this is just a spectacle to portray…

A Pakistani Olive Branch Extended In Efforts to End the Afghani Conflict
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A Pakistani Olive Branch Extended In Efforts to End the Afghani Conflict

In the face of the obvious failure of US policy in Afghanistan, Pakistan stepped up its efforts to peacefully resolve the Afghani conflict. On August 24, at the invitation of Pakistani Foreign Ministry, a delegation of the Taliban (movement banned in the Russian Federation – ed.), headed by Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar arrived from Doha,…

Fake News About Iran and the Taliban Aims to Achieve Three Strategic Objectives
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Fake News About Iran and the Taliban Aims to Achieve Three Strategic Objectives

The CNN report earlier this week alleging that Iran paid bounties to the Taliban to kill US troops aims to reinforce the narrative that Tehran supports “terrorists”, portray the country as an obstacle to peace in Afghanistan, and lastly prompt multilateral sanctions pressure upon it. If At First You Don’t Succeed, Try, Try Again! Just…

Withdrawing American Troops from Afghanistan – a New Challenge for the CSTO
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Withdrawing American Troops from Afghanistan – a New Challenge for the CSTO

For many years now, there has been talk of pulling American troops out of Afghanistan, where a civil war has been raging for 40 years and substantial amounts of territory are under the control of terrorists. The US is now getting ready to carry out this project. There is one opinion that immediately after American…