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What the Taliban's New Leader Means for Afghanistan

Haibatullah Akhunzada's appointment as leader of the Taliban may put stress on the movement, but is unlikely to dampen its insurge...

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In Pakistan, Extremism Goes On Despite Army Offensive

Home to more than 50 militant groups, religious extremism plagues Pakistan, despite an ongoing army clampdown on militants, as ref...

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Taliban Resurgence: Outward Strength, Inward Weakness

It is no coincidence that the Taliban's seizure of Kunduz came at a time of unprecedented internal fragility for the group, writes...

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