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Strategic chaos and Taliban resurgence in Afghanistan hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, April 2, 2008. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Taliban.,
  • Insurgency -- Afghanistan.,
  • Postwar reconstruction -- Afghanistan -- International cooperation.,
  • Opium trade -- Afghanistan.,
  • Drug control -- Afghanistan -- International cooperation.,
  • Afghanistan -- Politics and government -- 2001-

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF27 .F64828 2008d
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 59 p. ;
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16979224M
LC Control Number2008377689

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  Get this from a library! Strategic chaos and Taliban resurgence in Afghanistan: hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, April 2, [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia.]. STRATEGIC CHAOS AND TALIBAN RESURGENCE IN AFGHANISTAN WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, SUBCOMMITTEE ON THE MIDDLE EAST AND SOUTH ASIA, COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN AFFAIRS, Washington, DC. The subcommittee met, pursuant to notice, at p.m. in room , Cannon House Office Building, Hon. Gary L. Ackerman (chair-man of the Cited by: 2. His book Taliban first introduced American readers to the brutal regime that hijacked Afghanistan and harbored the terrorist group responsible for the 9/11 attacks. Now, Rashid examines the region and the corridors of power in Washington and Europe to see how the promised nation building in these countries has pro-gressed. adversary, engaged in strategic planning and coordinated action. The Taliban are a revolutionary movement, deeply opposed to the Afghan tribal system and focused on the rebuilding of the Islamic Emirate. Their propaganda and intelligence are efficient, and the local autonomy of their commanders in the field allow them both flexibility and cohesion.

Strategic Incoherence and Taliban Resurgence in Afghanistan Originally published in The Huffington Post The recent attack on a military parade in central Kabul attended by President Karzai and Afghan and international dignitaries is a disturbing reminder that insurgents in Afghanistan are active, determined and dangerous. A definitive account of the American experience in Afghanistan from the rise of the Taliban to the depths of the insurgency. After the swift defeat of the Taliban in , American optimism has steadily evaporated in the face of mounting violence; a new “war of a Reviews: Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS) is an independent research institute, founded on October with a goal of providing scientific and academic ground for assessment of the strategic issues of Afghanistan in regional and international levels. Afghanistan Institute for Strategic Studies. Strategic chaos and Taliban resurgence in Afghanistan: hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and Distributed to some depository libraries in microfiche. Shipping list no. unavailable. Also available via Internet from the Committee web site.

  Strategic Incoherence and Taliban Resurgence in Afghanistan 05/20/ pm ET Updated The recent attack on a military parade in central Kabul attended by President Karzai and Afghan and international dignitaries is a disturbing reminder that insurgents in Afghanistan are active, determined and dangerous.   Afghanistan needs a strong affirmation of support in Riga and an equally strong commitment of resources — military and financial — to stop the Taliban resurgence. The Taliban’s resurgence in the s mirrored their initial rise to power, facilitated by widespread public discontent with the new government. They see themselves and the US as the real stakeholders in the conflict and so likewise in any reconciliation process. The Taliban are perhaps less exceptional in Afghanistan.   In that event, the Taliban may reject direct peace talks with the Afghan government. In the worst-case scenario, a civil war between the Taliban and what remains of the central government would ensue. Chinese Criticism of U.S. Policy in Afghanistan. From China’s perspective, the United States has decided on an irresponsible way to exit.