Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Sat, 04/13/2013 - 14:06
Paper No. 5459 Dated 13-Apr-2013
As the US troops prepare to thin themselves out of Afghanistan starting from next year, India has to worry whether 1996 can repeat itself in Afghanistan, when the Taliban, with the help of Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), captured power from the Afghan Mujahideen in Kabul and enforced its rule.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Mon, 03/11/2013 - 05:27
Paper No. 5421 Dated 11-Mar-2013
By A. K. Verma
(This is a summary of a presentation made by the author at the Institute of Defence Studies, Delhi on 8th of March, 2013.)
I must compliment the Institute of Defence Studies and Analysis for this exercise. It displays a recognition that intelligence analysis plays a vital role in identifying strategic interests and suggesting options to deal with them.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Tue, 02/26/2013 - 10:30
Paper No. 5409 Dated 26-Feb-2013
By Dr. Subhash Kapila
The projected drawback of United States and NATO Forces in 2014 has once again rekindled Pakistan Army’s imperial pretensions over Afghanistan. Post-2014 scenarios being discussed in the strategic community paint dismal scenarios of Afghanistan re-emerging as a global and regional hotspot with destabilising spill-over effects all around.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 06:37
Paper No. 5316 Dated 28-Nov-2012
Guest Column by Sambuddha Mitra Mustafi
In the backdrop of a gradually weakening Quetta Shura, the Haqqani network has emerged as a powerful extremist group operating in the Afghanistan-Pakistan theater. How can the UN Security Council's recent sanctions against the Haqqanis act as a potential de-motivator for this Pakistan-based terrorist outfit?
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Tue, 11/27/2012 - 05:19
Paper no. 5314 Dated 27-Nov-2012
Guest Column by Anushka Shah
The withdrawal of NATO troops in 2014 and the Presidential elections in Afghanistan continue to spark interest the world over. Gateway House interviews Fawzia Koofi, a Presidential candidate in Afghanistan who provides an overview of the upcoming elections and the changing dynamics in the country.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Wed, 10/31/2012 - 08:00
Paper No. 5274 Dated 31-Oct-2012
By Dr. Subash Kapila
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Mon, 10/01/2012 - 10:51
Paper No. 5229 29-Sept-2012
By B. Raman
The internal security services of China and Afghanistan signed a formal agreement at Kabul on September 22, 2012, to have a liaison relationship between them. The agreement, inter alia, provides for exchange of security-related intelligence, counter-terrorism co-operation and training of Afghan police officers by China.