Another article for Pakistan from Mehmet Ali who is in Islamabad and has studied a document which manifested recently to help end the war in Afghanistan. Pakistani Chief of Staff Ashfaq Parvez Kayani and Afghan officials helped create the manifesto which shapes what goes where and when things should happen.
Mehmet takes a good look at the different groups in the area mentioned in the manifesto. Find out more about the Taliban, Hizb-e Islami and other Islamist groups to take over Afghanistan over on Stirring Trouble Internationally 2015.
Washington states that it played no official role in the discussions about post-2014 Afghanistan. It would appear that the only role left for the US military is to disarm armed extremists and, of course, provide money to keep the country afloat. Mehmet Ali
Find out more about Pakistan, the Afghan people and the new regimes being constructed.
- Pakistan ‘frees Taliban figure’ (bbc.co.uk)
- Pakistan Frees Former Taliban Officials to Promote Afghan Peace – Bloomberg (bloomberg.com)
- Pakistan releases eight more Afghan Taliban prisoners (dawn.com)