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Opinion: Afghanistan Is a Threat to Global Security Once Again

by M. Ashraf Haidari wenty-one years ago, before the Taliban enabled Al Qaeda to launch the tragic 9/11 attacks from Afghan soil, Afghanistan was a no man’s land. Dozens of regional and transnational terrorist and organized crime…
UK's Withdrawal A Disaster, Inquiry Concludes
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Afghanistan: UK’s Withdrawal A Disaster, Inquiry Concludes

The UK's withdrawal from Afghanistan last year was a "disaster" and a "betrayal" that will damage the nation's interests for years, an inquiry by MPs has found. The Foreign Affairs Committee said there had been "systemic failures" of intelligence,…