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Published: 01 September 2016

224 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190627232

Bookseller Code (06)

A Rock Between Hard Places

Afghanistan as an Arena of Regional Insecurity

Kristian Berg Harpviken and Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh

  • A victim not just of its geography but also of the political and strategic choices of its neighbors, Afghanistan's security predicament is analyzed in a book that is particularly relevant to recent developments in Central Asia
  • Security threats in the three surrounding regions inform their engagement with Afghanistan
  • Suggests how relations between Afghanistan and its neighbors may be reset

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