Afghanistan

Five Goals

Iran’s interest in foreign militants in Syria

The Iranian regime takes an increasing interest in foreign combatants, especially in light of Iran's involvement in Syria and Iraq.

Why the US is escalating against ISIS in Afghanistan?

On April 13, 2017, the US military dropped a non-nuclear bomb MOAB on a system of tunnels and caves used by ISIS-K, or ISIS Khursanan.

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Is Taliban Expanding its Influence in Afghanistan?

The Afghan Taliban movement has resorted once again to carrying out high-profile terrorist attacks.

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Motives and Consequences of Hekmatyar’s Return to Kabul

Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, Hezb-i-Islami leader and former Prime Minister of Afghanistan, returned to Kabul on May 4, 2017.

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Causes and Consequences of the Terrorist Attack on Kabul’s Diplomatic District

Afghanistan appears to be heading into a new stage of security instability following the recent rise in terrorist attacks.

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Why did ISIS Seek to Capture Tora Bora?

ISIS seeks to expand its sphere of influence in Afghanistan, that is why it attacked Tora Bora on June 15.

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