Pakistan alone must rehabilitate jihadis in Afghanistan
ABDUL YUSUFZAI / MILITARY ANALYST
After the new Taliban interim government was announced, there are palpable signs of uneasiness how to govern Afghanistan and rescue its shattered economy in which its social mosaic can be restored by making the present government an inclusive one. But the Taliban 2.0 is a cinematic show of Pakistan which orchestrated the farce along with its iron fist brother - China. The Chinese were financing the Taliban’s forceful come back to power which aptly suited Pakistan’s own deep desire of a strategic depth goal. Now both of them are achieved without a strong fight and much bloodshed. But both the actors need to rescue Afghanistan’s perilous economy which is pushing millions into hunger and joblessness.
The fast changing situation in Afghanistan needs urgent attention by the global community or it will soon drift into chaos similar to that of Syria, Yemen and Iraq as no community trusts the another one.
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