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Afghanistan/USA/Central Asia – No good options for Central Asia after US withdrawal from Afghanistan (East Asia Forum)

Nishank Motwani, ATR Consulting

The US withdrawal from Afghanistan presents a special challenge to Russia and several Central Asian states. The withdrawal could see Afghanistan grow into a source of instability for the region, and the Central Asian states bordering the country have each taken a somewhat different approach to its dealings with the Taliban. None appears to have a clear strategy on how to handle the rapidly changing situation.

No good options for Central Asia after US withdrawal from Afghanistan | East Asia Forum