Episode 169 – Afghanistan After 2 Years of Taliban Rule | TTP in Pakistan | China-Pak Issues 

In this episode, Uzair talks to Dr. Asfandyar Mir about the evolving political and security situation in Afghanistan. We also talked about the terror landscape in the country and its impact on regional powers. Finally, we talked about the growing terror threat in Pakistan and why the Afghan Taliban have been unwilling to stop the TTP from using Afghan soil to target Pakistan.

Dr. Mir is a senior expert in the South Asia program at USIP and his research interests include the international relations of South Asia, U.S. counterterrorism policy and political violence — with a regional focus on Afghanistan and Pakistan.

You can read his article here – https://www.usip.org/publications/202…

The NYT article is here – https://www.nytimes.com/2023/08/14/wo…