Barnett Rubin’s Open Letter To The Taliban: An Assessment – OpEd

Zafar Iqbal Yousafzai, Senior Research Associate at Strategic Vision Institute,  wrote an assessment of Barnett Rubin's Open Letter to the Taliban for Eurasia Review.

"Rubin considers the six-month delay in the intra-Afghan talks a cause provided for a situation where the commitments made in the Doha deal were not easy to fulfill. The Afghan government wanted to delay the intra-Afghan talks hoping that the Biden administration might pull back from the Doha deal. However, that seems impossible due to the challenging circumstances on hand and the no available viable option on the other hand."

Read the full article here.

Vertical Tabs

Feb 25, 2021