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Russia playing in Afghanistan?
« on: January 22, 2019, 02:29:06 PM »
What game is Russia playing in Afghanistan?
Russia is seeking to re-assert itself as a major player in Afghanistan.
Arkady Dubnov

Making Sense of Russia’s Involvement in Afghanistan
There are plenty of reasons to seriously examine Russia’s role in Afghanistan, but what do many analysts miss?

Iran, Russia Seen Vying for Influence in Afghanistan
Russia continues to compete for influence in Afghanistan, where international reconciliation efforts are underway, while Iran is playing both sides of the Afghan conflict, according to a top U.S. military official.

The head of U.S. Central Command, Army Gen. Joseph Votel, told VOA that Moscow was posturing to be a "player in the solution" to the decades-long conflict.

"I think what they [Russia] are doing trying to do is they are pursuing a strategy which is to compete with us by trying to exert their influence wherever they can, whether it is in Afghanistan or Syria or anywhere else," Votel said.
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Why Russia and China Are Expanding Their Roles in Afghanistan

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Re: Russia playing in Afghanistan?
« Reply #1 on: January 22, 2019, 05:58:14 PM »
"Afghans keep making the same mistake,"

Beware and you might repeat what happened to Mohammad Najibullah.   :GRAVE:
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