scoop.co.nz 24 Mar, 2021 03:15 am

Confused In Afghanistan: The Biden Administration’s Latest Trick

Confused In Afghanistan: The Biden Administration’s Latest Trick
The Biden administration continues to engage in that favourite activity White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki can only describe as “circling back”. And much circling is taking place in the context of Afghanistan. The cupboard of calamities is well ...

As things stand with the Afghanistan Peace Agreement, the Taliban have every reason to chortle.Senior-level meetings of both sides would take place in Turkey “in the coming weeks to finalize a peace agreement.The Biden administration continues to engage in that favourite activity White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki can only describe as “circling back”.Left with few options, the Biden administration has resorted to delaying tactics, hoping for the creation of an interim power-sharing government that would lead to a more comprehensive peace settlement.

” Not only have they been brought into any future power sharing arrangements with Kabul; they are also entertaining a new constitution with a good dose of Islamic policing.O’Hanlon of the Brookings Institute take a withering view of the Taliban: they are not to be trusted on any reduction in violence or constructive power sharing.

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