New US strategy : Afghans losing bargaining power
Bibhu Prasad Routray
Date of Issue2011
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The United States has revised its Afghan strategy, opening the possibility of negotiating with the Haqqani Network and allowing Pakistan to play a greater role in the solution of the Afghan conflict. However this approach runs counter to an Afghan vision of an end state for the war torn country.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 173/11