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The South Asia Center serves as the Atlantic Council’s focal point for work on the region as well as relations between these countries, neighboring regions, Europe, and the United States.

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Sun, Sep 12, 2021

GeoEconomics Center mentioned in Insider about Ajmal Ahmady event

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In the News by Julia Friedlander, Josh Lipsky

Afghanistan Economic Sanctions

Sat, Sep 11, 2021

Nasr’s book “The Indispensable Nation” published in 2013 was quoted in The Express Tribune

In the News by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Conflict

Sat, Sep 11, 2021

Nawaz’s book “The Battle For Pakistan, published in 2020” was quoted in The Express Tribune

In the News

Afghanistan Conflict

Fri, Sep 10, 2021

GeoEconomics Center mentioned in AFP about Ajmal Ahmady event

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In the News by Julia Friedlander, Josh Lipsky

Afghanistan Economic Sanctions

Fri, Sep 10, 2021

Preble on Reason: Could the CIA and FBI Have Stopped 9/11?

On September 10, Christopher Preble published on Reason an article entitled “Could the CIA and FBI Have Stopped 9/11?”. “Given this long history, and given the ample evidence that Al Qaeda posed a threat to Americans, Washington’s failure to stop the attacks has been a source of considerable attention and consternation. As with so much […]

In the News by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan English

Fri, Sep 10, 2021

Afghanistan’s ex-central bank chief: The Taliban has money to ‘run an insurgency but not a government’

At an Atlantic Council event, Ajmal Ahmady discussed how the Taliban must govern a country short on cash and mired in multiple crises.

New Atlanticist by Dan Peleschuk

Afghanistan Conflict

Fri, Sep 10, 2021

Confronting the disaster left behind in Afghanistan

The United States screwed up the endgame in Afghanistan once again, but working with allies and private rescue efforts, there's time to make things right.

New Atlanticist by Mir Sadat

Afghanistan Conflict

Fri, Sep 10, 2021

Nasr joins SAIS faculty experts and affiliates for a two part discussion on Afghanistan from 9/11 to the Present: Where Do We Go From Here?

Insights & Impact by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan Conflict

Fri, Sep 10, 2021

Sakhi joined the Wilson Center for a comprehensive discussion: “Hindsight Up Front: Implications of Afghanistan Withdrawal for China and Russia”

Timely Commentary & Analysis by Atlantic Council

Afghanistan China

Fri, Sep 10, 2021

Gregory Meeks: For counterterrorism and economic opportunity, turn toward Africa

After the US withdrawal from Afghanistan, it has become clear that “terrorism now is global, and we’ve got to work in a multilateral way to combat and fight that,” said US Representative Gregory Meeks.

New Atlanticist by Katherine Walla

Afghanistan Africa