International Affairs

"The Taliban Revival: Violence and Extremism on the Pakistan-Afghanistan Frontier"

Hassan Abbas

About the Program

Hassan Abbas talks about the return to power of the Taliban in Afghanistan.  After being kicked out of power in 2001 by U.S. and NATO troops, the Taliban scattered around Afghanistan, but they eventually regrouped and have now retaken large portions of the country. Prof. Abbas spoke at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, DC.   

About the Authors

Hassan Abbas

Hassan Abbas is a professor of international security affairs at National Defense University.  He is the author of "Pakistan's Drift into Extremism."  For more, visit: watandost.blogspot.com.     

 

 


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  • Sunday, September 14th at 8am (ET)
  • Sunday, August 17th at 3:45am (ET)
  • Saturday, August 2nd at 1:15pm (ET)
  • Sunday, July 27th at 7:30pm (ET)
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