TITLE

Afghanistan on the Brink

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Military Technology;2008, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p338
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the rise of insurgency in Afghanistan led by the Taliban and Al-Qaeda. According to the author, insurgency arose either by political and religious concerns or by economic concerns. It cites the military mission split between the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's International Security Assistance Force (NATO-ISAF) for reconstruction and state-building, and the U.S.-led Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), counter-terrorist operations.
ACCESSION #
32015410

 

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