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Fragile States Peacebuilding

The new geopolitics of fragility: Russia, China, and the mounting challenge for peacebuilding (Bruce Jones and Alexandre Marc, Brookings)

This report is being released after the swift fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban in August marked an inglorious end to 20 years of American presence in that country. Events there may feel like a metaphor for a wider phenomenon of shifting Western attention away from fragile states; they should also serve as a cautionary tale.

The new geopolitics of fragility: Russia, China, and the mounting challenge for peacebuilding (brookings.edu)