Afghanistan ( (listen), also pronounced /ævˈɡænᵻstæn, ævˈɡɑːnᵻstɑːn/; Pashto/Dari: افغانستان, Pashto: Afġānistān [avɣɒnisˈtɒn, ab-], Dari: Afġānestān [avɣɒnesˈtɒn]), officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country at the crossroads of Central and South Asia. Afghanistan is bordered by Pakistan to the east and south; Iran to the west; Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north; and China to the northeast. Occupying 652,000 square kilometers (252,000 sq mi), it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. The population is around 32 million, composed mostly of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and …

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CDA · 6 May 2022 English

Pauline Baudu, Research Assistant, Environmental Change and Security Program and the Polar InsAtute of the Woodrow Wilson InternaAonal Center for Scholars Pauline Baudu is a research assistant with the Environmental …

Reform on Headquarters Regional Command South, Afghanistan. Lieutenant General Bilton is a graduate of the Canadian Meritorious Service Medal for his work in Afghanistan, the United States Legion of Merit and the Japanese Over the next eight years, Dan deployed to Afghanistan and Sudan in addiEon to compleEng his master’s

AIC · 1 May 2022 English

By employing a GBA+ framework to guide the project, “Accelerating Systemic Change: The Case for Gender Equality Leadership for Sustainable Recovery” will amplify the voices of women and others who …

reversal of a decision by Taliban authorities in Afghanistan to allow girls from grades 7 to 12 to return oft-discussed, critical human rights issue for Afghanistan, especially when it comes to how, or even if

Wilson Center Canada · 27 April 2022 English

The Wilson Center Hyundai Motor-Korea Foundation Center for Korean History and Public Policy was established in 2015 with the generous support of the Hyundai Motor Company and the Korea Foundation …

channels at home, such as the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, U.S.- ROK joint military exercises, and more

CCLA · 24 April 2022 English

Yet, under the existing precedent, this type of extraterritorial operation by the CAF, CSIS and CSE does not meet the definition of “within the authority of Parliament” and therefore would …

11. For example, the CAF did not deploy to Afghanistan in 2001 or conduct its operations in Kosovo in

MLI · 22 April 2022 English

China’s economic trajectory and the future of the BRI The BRI was premised on the movement of labour, capital, and materials to BRI destination countries and regions. [...] The crumbling …

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CDA · 12 April 2022 English

The potential magnitude of the threats and the increased probability that they will affect security in significant ways compels the question, “what threats does climate change pose to Canada and …

conflicts for the same reasons it participated in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Mali, and many smaller missions

Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy · 12 April 2022 English

Victory: The Anbar Awakening and the Rise of the Islamic State (Oxford). [...] In The American War in Afghanistan, Carter Malkasian provides the first comprehensive history of the entire conflict. [...] Drawing not survive without US military backing. [...] Wise and all-encompassing, The American War in Afghanistan provides a truly vivid portrait of the conflict in all of its phases that will remain the authoritative

to Carter Malkasian for The American War in Afghanistan: A History | @gelberprize @gelberprize | #GelberPrize • The American War in Afghanistan: A History chosen as this year's top non-fiction 2022 Lionel Gelber Prize is The American War in Afghanistan: A History by Carter Malkasian, published by Gross Stein, jury chair. “The American War in Afghanistan provides a truly comprehensive and compelling 2019. He has extensive experience working in Afghanistan through multiple deployments throughout the country

CCLA · 10 April 2022 English

The purpose of the CCLA’s work is the maintenance of a free and democratic society in Canada, which requires, among other things, the promotion and protection of the Charter rights …

specifically its application to Canadian Forces in Afghanistan and the transfer of detainees under Canadian

Mulroney Institute of Government · 7 April 2022 English

Domínguez’s (2021) summary: The application, for the first time, of Title III of the embargo law; the restriction to US flights to Cuba; the imposition of a top to remittances …

mentions discussions on many countries: Haiti, Afghanistan, Belarus, Venezuela, Nicaragua, among others

MLI · 7 April 2022 English

As Ainslie (2022) notes, the document “stunned energy company executives and fortified environmental advocates.” He goes on to say, “Not only does this involve a ‘huge decline in the use …

emissions from recent war-related activity in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Syria alone are estimat- ed at day in the 1991 Gulf War. During the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, it reached 57 liters per day – and Shuvaloy. 2021. “The Chinese Dragon Circles Afghanistan, as Bei- jing Looks to Impose a New World Order

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