Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

Afghanistan


Across Asia: A Human Rights Perspective
April 25: Brad Adams of Human Rights Watch discussed the recent events in Asia through the prism of the growing role of civil society and the rule of law across the continent.
Usman Malik captures a side of Pakistani culture that many urban English-speaking Pakistanis are unfamiliar with.
Whether the U.S. agrees or not, "Pakistan more than any other country will decide the fate of Afghanistan," argues Vali Nasr.
Asia Society's six finalists for the Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia give insights into their nominated reports. The winner will be announced next month.
A leading authority on the Taliban draws careful distinctions between its Afghan and Pakistani branches, and what their respective aims are.
A veteran observer of the Afghan Taliban argues that they're moderating their outlook ahead of likely ceasefire negotiations with the United States.
A veteran observer of the Taliban assesses America's strategy for withdrawal from Afghanistan, in conversation with Bill Keller of the New York Times.
Pakistani policeman
An independent commission convened by Asia Society assessed Pakistan’s police force and developed reform recommendations to enable more effective crime-fighting and counterterrorism activities.
Leading Pakistani journalist Ahmed Rashid outlines what needs to happen for any kind of peaceful future to become possible in Afghanistan.
Experts explain why governments in such a resource-rich, strategically important part of the world are so chronically dysfunctional.