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Wed, Sep 15, 2021

The implications of the Taliban’s new government for Afghanistan

The Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center, in partnership with Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, recorded a panel discussion on Tuesday, September 14 to discuss what the future holds for Afghanistan amid the Taliban’s new government and recent political developments in the country.

SouthAsiaSource by South Asia Center

Afghanistan Human Rights

Wed, Sep 8, 2021

Asat joins PRI’s The World to discuss China’s war against the Uyghurs

In the News by Atlantic Council

China Human Rights

Mon, Aug 30, 2021

A moral consideration of the Taliban’s legitimacy

After the collapse of Ashraf Ghani's government and the return of Taliban, the country faces multiple challenges including humanitarian crisis and Taliban legitimacy. The international community should use aid as a leverage to pressure Taliban to form an inclusive government and address humanitarian issues.

SouthAsiaSource by Nilofar Sakhi

Afghanistan Conflict

Wed, Aug 25, 2021

Nilofar Sakhi among the “leading Advocates for Women Call on Biden Administration: “Do Not Abandon Afghan Women and Girls.”

In the News by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Conflict

Wed, Aug 25, 2021

Nilofar Sakhi on USA Today said that “she’s received daily calls from panicked women in tears looking for assistance in fleeing the country.”

In the News by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Conflict

Fri, Aug 20, 2021

Kohistany featured in “Smart Women, Smart Power” on Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, impact on women and girls

Forward Defense nonresident senior fellow Lyla Kohistany joins CSIS's "Smart Women, Smart Power" podcast to discuss "Afghanistan: Bullets, Backlash, Blame Games, Women & Girls."

In the News by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Conflict

Fri, Aug 20, 2021

Hu quoted in CNN on the humanitarian response in Afghanistan

Forward Defense nonresident senior fellow Evanna Hu speaks with CNN on the humanitarian response in Afghanistan.

In the News by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Conflict

Tue, Aug 17, 2021

Alam quoted in the Media Line: Taliban Say Won’t Take Revenge, Women’s Rights Respected

In the News by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Conflict

Sun, Aug 15, 2021

Experts react: The Taliban has taken Kabul. Now what?

Atlantic Council experts, many of whom have spent many years in the trenches on Afghanistan policy, weigh in on the fall of Kabul.

New Atlanticist by Atlantic Council experts

Afghanistan Conflict

Thu, Aug 5, 2021

Here’s what we’re reading this summer

Even in the depths of summer, our deeply thoughtful (and widely read) staff at the Atlantic Council keep their mental gears churning. Here are some summer reading suggestions from us for the beach, mountains, or backyard.

New Atlanticist by Andrew R. Marshall

Civil Society Education