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A Silent Hero of the Coronavirus Crisis

A Silent Hero of the Coronavirus Crisis

March 19,2020 | Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg

NEW HAVEN – Not to diminish the superhuman efforts of nurses, doctors, and health-care workers worldwide ...

Enduring Freedom Doctrine: Anything Anti-US Interests is Terrorism

Enduring Freedom Doctrine: Anything Anti-US Interests is Terrorism

March 18,2020 | Muhammad Jahangir Kakar

The course of this conflict is not known, yet its outcome is certain. Freedom and fear, justice and cruelty, have always been at war’ was what George W. Bush committed alongside other ...

What Factors Can Unite Afghans?

What Factors Can Unite Afghans?

March 18,2020 |

Unfortunately, the current political situation of the country is like a timeworn piece of cloth as catch from one side it will be torn from the other side.  Though lack of unity ...

The Right Use of Power Result Prosperity for a Nation

The Right Use of Power Result  Prosperity for a Nation

March 17,2020 | Dawlat Bakhtiari

In the Afghanistan context, you may have you noticed that people who have a lot of compassion and social intelligence ...

Holistic Thinking for Global Threats

Holistic Thinking for Global Threats

March 17,2020 | Amy Luers

In addition to costing human lives, this year’s unprecedentedly severe wildfire season in Australia has destroyed an estimated 2,500 homes, killed hundreds of millions of animals ...

The Incomplete Triangle of Peace in Afghanistan

The Incomplete  Triangle of Peace in Afghanistan

March 16,2020 | Moh. Reza Huwaida

The issue of Afghan peace has been trilateral with the involvement of three parties including the United States, the Afghan government, and the Taliban. The US appears to have reached ...

What Should We Do Against Covid-19?

What Should We Do Against Covid-19?

March 16,2020 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

In spite of many concerns about political instability in Afghanistan, Afghans have now become concerned over the outbreak of coronavirus in the country. The first coronavirus ...

America’s Nonchalance in Afghanistan, Taliban is not Trustable!

America’s Nonchalance in Afghanistan,  Taliban is not Trustable!

March 16,2020 | Hadi Miraan

The peace deal that has been signed between the Taliban’s political delegation based in Doha and the United States envoy for peace in Afghanistan Zalmai Khalilzad, considers ...

Demolition of Buddhas – Reminiscing Taliban’s Acts vis-à-vis Culture and History

Demolition of Buddhas – Reminiscing  Taliban’s Acts vis-à-vis Culture and History

March 15,2020 | Moh. Reza Huwaida

Although political and security issues have been reiterated in the US-Taliban peace agreement, signed in the Qatari capital of Doha, politics and security are not the only factors for ...

Post Shaking of Doha-Agreement

Post Shaking of Doha-Agreement

March 15,2020 | Dawlat Bakhtiari

On 19 February 2020, the negotiation of Taliban and US was finalized and produced “The Agreement for Bringing Peace to Afghanistan.” Via an official ceremony ...

Social Crimes: A Never-Ended Problem in Kabul City

Social Crimes: A Never-Ended  Problem in Kabul City

March 15,2020 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Though Kabul is the center of social and economic decision making and expected to be one of the secure provinces in the country, almost every day or every week, there are reports about ...

Taliban Prisoner Releases amidst Upsurge in Political Upheaval

Taliban Prisoner Releases amidst  Upsurge in Political Upheaval

March 14,2020 | Moh. Reza Huwaida

Despite the fact that President Ashraf Ghani reiterated his disapproval of releasing 5,000 Taliban prisoners, stated in the US-Taliban peace agreement signed in Qatar ...

What does Taliban Want: Peace or Power?

What does Taliban Want: Peace or Power?

March 14,2020 | Hujjatullah Zia

The intra-Afghan peace negotiation was expected to start on March 10, 2020 following the implementation of the US -Taliban agreement and phased American withdrawal but the Taliban ...

Impact Factors of 1998 Nuclear Tests in South Asia

Impact Factors of 1998 Nuclear  Tests in South Asia

March 14,2020 | Dr. Rajkumar Singh

The nationalist government which took over in New Delhi in March 1998 under Vajpayee’s premiership conducted in May five nuclear tests and declared India to be a nuclear weapon ...

Will the Republic be Saved or Tension Repeats in Kabul? (Part 4)

Will the Republic be Saved or  Tension Repeats in Kabul? (Part 4)

March 12,2020 | Mohammad Shafaq Khawati

It is evident that national consensus is necessary for reaching any national objectives. All troubled societies with weak ...

Sources of Disunity in - Afghanistan

Sources of Disunity in - Afghanistan

March 12,2020 | Dawlat Bakhtiari

Working together as a team at home, at work and in playing makes life much more fulfilling, enjoyable and harmonious.  Unity and team working is very valuable lesson that human ...

Who Should Lead the Fight for Global Justice?

Who Should Lead the Fight for Global Justice?

March 12,2020 | Emtithal Mahmoud

At a recent private dinner at the World Economic Forum held to discuss climate change, the primatologist Jane Goodall opened the proceedings with a rendition of the universal greeting ...

Will the Republic be Saved or Tension Repeats in Kabul? (Part 3)

Will the Republic be Saved or  Tension Repeats in Kabul? (Part 3)

March 11,2020 | Mohammad Shafaq Khawati

Although one cannot underestimate the concerns mentioned in part 2 of this commentary, there are ways to stand against the storm of Emirate System and ISI. The Taliban’s biggest ...

Now or Never for Saving Our Natural World

Now or Never for Saving Our  Natural World

March 11,2020 | Enric Sala

The world is at a crossroads. The future of life on our planet – and thus our own – is in jeopardy. Humanity has overreached in its pursuit of affluence. Research shows that we have ...

Pakistan Doesn’t Want to Ease Peace Process in Afghanistan

  Pakistan Doesn’t Want to Ease Peace  Process in Afghanistan

March 11,2020 | Hadi Miraan

Afghanistan and Pakistan are close neighbors which their relations have always been undulated, since Pakistan came in existence as an independent country. Durand Line ...

Will the Republic be Saved or Tension Repeats in Kabul? (Part 2)

Will the Republic be Saved or  Tension Repeats in Kabul? (Part 2)

March 10,2020 | Mohammad Shafaq Khawati

The Approach of Involved Parties in Peace Issue:
(1) The United States’ Approach
It is evident that the US prefers its own ...

International Women’s Day Marks with hopes and fears in Afghanistan

International Women’s Day Marks with hopes and fears in Afghanistan

March 10,2020 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

This year the 8th of March coincided with murmurings of Islamic Emirate and so marked with increasing waves of hopes and fears in Afghanistan. The hopes are raised because ...

Mismanagement of Funds Will Lead the Afghanistan Cricket Board(ACB) to a Disaster

Mismanagement of Funds Will Lead the  Afghanistan Cricket Board(ACB) to a Disaster

March 10,2020 | Hamayun Khan

The chapter; so far remained folded inside the ACB needed to be unfolded to the public, given the skirmishes that have recently taken place among the players have remained vague and ...

Will the Republic be Saved or Tension Repeats in Kabul?

Will the Republic be Saved or  Tension Repeats in Kabul?

March 08,2020 | Mohammad Shafaq Khawati

The peace agreement between the Taliban and the United States has generated hope and disappointment among Afghan people. Both the concern and hope are reasonable. If Afghan politicians ...

Women’s Crucial Role in History

Women’s Crucial Role in History

March 08,2020 | Hujjatullah Zia

Women played a constructive role in the community and the names of heroines are recorded in the history for their active role and heroic acts. Women supported men during wars ...

Challenges on the Road to Peace - in Afghanistan.

Challenges on the Road to  Peace - in Afghanistan.

March 08,2020 | Dawlat Bakhtiari

Signing the “Agreement for Bringing Peace to Afghanistan” between the US and the Taliban inserted hope of peace coming to many broken hearts, forgotten . . .

Condition of Afghan Government on the Threshold of Intra-Afghan Dialogue

Condition of Afghan Government on the Threshold of Intra-Afghan Dialogue

March 07,2020 | Moh. Reza Huwaida

Only few days are left for the start of the intra-Afghan dialogue, as stated in the peace agreement signed between the United States and the Taliban. The Afghan government ...

What is the Nature of War in Afghanistan: Religious or Political?

What is the Nature of War in Afghanistan: Religious or Political?

March 07,2020 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

One of the main questions which were repeatedly debated in last two decades was whether the war in Afghanistan is religious or political? According to Afghan people ...

Relation between NPT and arms race in South Asia

Relation between NPT and arms race in South Asia

March 07,2020 | Rajkumar Singh

The NPT entered into force on 5th March 1970 with the best hope: (i) That the nuclear ...

Belief – The First Step to Reach Sustainable Peace

Belief – The First Step to  Reach Sustainable Peace

March 05,2020 | Moh. Reza Huwaida

Initial steps, as the preliminary of establishing peace in Afghanistan, for the start of negotiations were taken. Too short and shaky steps and viewed with public mistrust ...

How to Leave Afghanistan

How to Leave Afghanistan

March 05,2020 | Richard N. Haass

After nearly two decades, 2,400 soldiers killed, another 20,000 wounded, and as much as $2 trillion spent, the United States is understandably eager to withdraw from ...

Coronaviruses outbreak – An abrupt inflation in Afghanistan

Coronaviruses outbreak – An abrupt  inflation in Afghanistan

March 05,2020 | Hamayun Khan

The deadly coronavirus; has stepped up out of the Chinese boundaries spreading across the globe with a sprint, and this time it’s Afghanistan’s turn ...

What Changes Have Taliban Undergone Since the Beginning?

What Changes Have Taliban  Undergone Since the Beginning?

March 04,2020 | Moh. Reza Huwaida

After peace deal was signed between the Taliban and the United States in Qatar, it will be of great significance to view the record of the Taliban regime from its establishment to the ...

A glance at durability of war in Afghanistan

A glance at durability of war in Afghanistan

March 04,2020 | Gholam Ahya Hussaini

Undoubtedly, the conflict of Afghanistan is one of the longest conflicts in the world which has inflicted the most tragic consequences in the country. The prolonged war of Afghanistan ...

Diplomacy is the Best Policy

Diplomacy is the Best Policy

March 04,2020 | Dawlat Baktiari

Having a big stick is nice, but speaking softly is usually more effective that is called diplomacy.  In all aspects, diplomacy is an instrument for solving international crises and create ...