India can play a pivotal role in Afghanistan’s stability after U.S. withdrawal

McKay, Hollie

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As the United States prepares to pull out the entirety of its remaining 2,500 troops from Afghanistan (Liptak, 2021) – a move fast being followed by NATO allies in the war-tattered nation (North Atlantic Treaty Organisation [NATO], 2021a, 2021b) – the onus for security and stability will fall on the region’s neighbours. However, this is a window of opportunity in which India can lead the way. It will not be an easy or simple process. As the Taliban become increasingly assertive in the ongoing peace talks and potentially set to govern the country again someday, it is vital that New Delhi carves a channel for diplomatic dealings. […]

Document type: Article
Publisher: South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF)
Place of Publication: Brussels
Date: 2021
Version: Secondary publication
Date Deposited: 13 Dec 2021 09:54
Faculties / Institutes: Miscellaneous > Individual person
DDC-classification: Political science
Military science
Controlled Keywords: Afghanistan, USA, Afghanistankrieg, Rückzug, NATO
Uncontrolled Keywords: Afghanistan, USA, NATO, Sicherheit, Stabilität, Taliban, Diplomatie, Kontrolle / Afghanistan, USA, NATO, security, stability, Taliban, diplomacy, control
Subject (classification): Politics
Countries/Regions: other countries
Series: Themen > SADF Comment
Volume: 212
Additional Information: DOI: 10.48251/SADF.ISSN.2406-5617.C212 (der Erstausgabe)