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A Stronger Stand for Peace

Firmer diplomacy and a more robust democracy can raise the odds of a political settlement in Afghanistan

After almost 17 years of fighting, it’s clear the war in Afghanistan has no military solution at a price either the country or its partners is willing to pay. So President Ashraf Ghani is right to have made a

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