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‘US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan 30-44% complete’


Washington: The US Central Command has said that an estimated 30 to 44 percent of American troops have been withdrawn from Afghanistan until last month. The US aims for 100 percent removal of its military from the war-torn country by September 11 this year. The US has also officially handed over six facilities to Afghanistan’s Ministry of...

How India can play a pivotal role in Afghanistan’s stability


By Hollie McKay As the United States prepares to pull out the entirety of its remaining 2,500 troops from Afghanistan, the onus for security and stability will fall on the region’s neighbors. However, this is a window of opportunity in which India can lead the way. It will not be an easy or simple process. As...