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Located in Kabul, Afghanistan, CAPS is an independent, research centre that strives to conduct action-oriented research which will influence policy-makers. It works diligently towards building local capacity to produce conflict and threat assessments that will influence the safety and security of the people serving the governments, and international aid organizations.
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Sep 30, 2014
Strategic Partnership and Fragility of Afghan State


By:  Mr. Halimullah Kousary, Deputy Head of Research


The aftermath of  the Afghan 2014 presidential election confirms  two problems of Afghanistan today. Firstly, after 13 years of relative progress and development in certain areas, Afghanistan is still a politically fragile country with serious political divisions among the Afghan powerbrokers and  it  thus needs continued engagement of  the  international community. Secondly,  the Taliban showed  no  sign  of  inclination  to  holding  peace  talks with  the  new  government  and  reiterated their demand of complete and unconditional withdrawal of foreign forces from Afghanistan.

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