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What Taliban’s revival in Afghanistan means for Pakistan - Asif Durrani´╗┐ - CRSS BLOG
It is argued that the emergence of the Taliban in the mid-1990s changed the makeup and socio-political dynamics of the Afghan society. Interestingly, the emergence of Taliban was not a result of class struggle or an ethnic/tribal struggle. The Taliban were a by-product of Afghan society’s power struggle, which after withdrawal of the Soviet Union, …