As long as Pakistan continues to offer sanctuary to the Taliban, the prospects for peace in Afghanistan will likely remain remote Let’s be frank, the primary obstacle to a lasting peace with the Taliban in Afghanistan is Pakistan; specifically, the Pakistani establishment’s support of the Taliban insurgency. The role of ‘spoilers’ has been well documented …
Srinjoy Bose is a Prime Minister’s Endeavour Postgraduate Scholar at the Australian National University. He recently submitted his doctoral dissertation on Afghanistan’s statebuilding enterprise for examination.
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