TITLE

AFTER AMERICA

AUTHOR(S)
FILKINS, DEXTER
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
New Yorker;7/9/2012, Vol. 88 Issue 20, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the status of Afghanistan leading up to the 2014 withdrawal of U.S. troops and the possible consequences. Particular attention is given to the possibility of a civil war, similar to one experienced in the 1990s when the Soviet Union-supported government was overthrown. Other topics discussed include the Taliban, Afghan militia groups, and the Afghan Army.
ACCESSION #
77499181

 

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