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One year after premature U.S. withdrawal, Afghanistan in struggle for ‘survival’

One year after premature U.S. withdrawal, Afghanistan in struggle for ‘survival’

By John J. Metzler UNITED NATIONS — It came as a stunning reality check which many diplomats knew but did not expect to hear. In 2016, “survival will be an achievement for the National Unity Government” in war torn Afghanistan. The words came as a blunt assessment by the UN’s new political point man for Afghanistan, […]