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by Agustin Cunningham (2020-01-23)


The comments by Gen. Ashfaq Kiyani, Pakistan's army chief, however, beta.spatsis.com were also a reflection of growing self confidence within the military, which increasingly recognizes its pivotal role in Mr. Obama's plan to stabilize Afghanistan.

In the past week, U.S. officials, before and after the international conference on Afghanistan which was held in London, spoke of the beginning of a period of rehabilitation of Taliban militants who are prepared to lay down their arms in Afghanistan.