Factors behind Escalation of the Crisis in Afghanistan

Mohammad Taqi Jahanbakhsh

Factors behind Escalation of the Crisis in Afghanistan

During recent months, Afghanistan has been entangled in conflicts, which have had remarkable effects in various fields. Their domestic effects include weakening of the national unity government, further widening of ethnic gaps, intensification of political competitions, prevention or weakening of the country’s development efforts, and of course, strengthening the position of extremist forces. Regional consequences of the ongoing crisis in Afghanistan have been mostly ...