Category: Terrorism

AfPak Monitoring Terrorism

Kabul: a terrorist attack against the Afghan Vice-President

On Wednesday morning in Kabul, unknown assailants attacked the motorcade of the first Vice-President of Afghanistan, Amrullah Saleh. The politician was not injured during the attempt. This event underlines how complex is the current situation of Afghanistan due to the Talibans’ activities and the presence of jihadist fighters linked to the Islamic State and foreign actors.…Continue readingKabul: a terrorist attack against the Afghan Vice-President

AfPak Geopolitics Terrorism

Washington signed a deal with the Taliban, but this is not the end of the war

The US – Taliban deal should be only interpreted as an agreement between Washington and a specific group of Taliban for the safe passage for the US troops withdrawal. The agreement was welcomed as a success in diplomacy although the war in the country cannot be considered over since in Afghanistan several factions of Taliban and different terrorist groups connected to external actors are operating.…Continue readingWashington signed a deal with the Taliban, but this is not the end of the war