September 21, 2017
President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani discusses the challenges facing Afghanistan, including its fight against terror groups, and his country’s relationship with the United States.
March 27, 2015
This week, during the Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s White House visit, U.S. President Barack Obama announced that he will delay the schedule for U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan and current t…
October 5, 2015
This post is by Jennifer L. Windsor, chief executive officer at Women for Women International.
Though the story of the Taliban taking over Kunduz and then retreating dominates headlines, Afghans co…
March 6, 2018
With the demise of the Islamic State, a revived al-Qaeda and its affiliates should now be considered the world’s top terrorist threat.
December 15, 2017
Last year a lot of people were asking if 2016 was the worst year ever. (It wasn’t.) I haven’t seen anyone making similar claims about 2017, but that doesn’t mean that this year didn’t produce its sha…
July 17, 2017
Foreign Minister Zarif discusses current developments in the Middle East.
October 13, 2017
Iran has restricted its nuclear program and given international inspectors unprecedented access, but it has not seen the economy recovery expected in the aftermath of the agreement with international…
November 23, 2016
In this latest episode of the Net Politics podcast, I sat down with Rayid Ghani, director of the Center for Data Science and Public Policy.
I spoke with him about how big data is shaping and influ…
August 10, 2017
Nearly sixteen long years on, the United States still struggles with how to devise a strategy for success in Afghanistan. The Donald J. Trump administration’s ongoing strategic review, according to p…