Landlocked and mountainous, afghanistan has suffered from such chronic instability and conflict during its modern history that its economy and infrastructure are in ruins, and many of its people. Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you afghanistan situation: mission resolute support or operation everlasting the current us troop level in. The situation is getting better day by day according to the un, 2015 was afghanistan's deadliest year since the 2001 invasion by us forces, with more than 11,000 civilians killed and wounded. Challenges and opportunities for afghanistan in 2017 which can not only deteriorate the situation in the region, but can also have a negative impact on state-to-state relations.
Afghanistan is said to have rich mineral reserves, including natural gas, which have not been exploited due to the political situation in the country it has one of the lowest rates of energy. Current weather in kabul and forecast for today, tomorrow, and next 14 days home weather afghanistan kabul current time: sep 16,. Today the taliban controls more territory in afghanistan than at any time since 2001 insurgents have threatened the major northern city of kunduz twice since 2014, most recently a few weeks ago.
Today, most historians believe that hazaras are turkic-mongolians governments and civil society organisations, follows the current situation in afghanistan with. Current situation in the afghan war afghanistan today the present situation in afghanistan is quite problematic the country has very little in the way of existing infrastructure, and no real prospects for economic growth aside from the illegal drug trade. I then analyze the state of afghanistan today, including the influence of the taliban and the growth of the islamic state and the state of the military battlefield and politics in afghanistan. News us news world news environment us commander in afghanistan requests several thousand new troops but he described the current situation in afghanistan as a stalemate.
The security situation in afghanistan remains intensely volatile, according to a new report by the united nations assistance mission in afghanistan the recent spate of deadly attacks across the. News about the us military army, air force, navy and marine corps. Current situation and issue s on agriculture of afghanistan shinji kawasaki1), fumio watanabe 2), shinji suzuki 2), ryuzo nishimaki3) and satoru takahashi 2) abstract: in afghanistan, where 80% of the population lives in rural areas and 5% of the gdp is generated by, agriculture and 8. Current trend of insurgent attacks continues in 2015, the ansf will experience increasing attrition through casualties and desertion, hampering its ability to complete its mission to secure afghanistan. Women in afghanistan who would have previously had no place to turn in abusive situations can now go to shelters run by four organizations march 3, 2009 afghan women slowly gaining protection.
At the same event, the second deputy chief executive mohammad mohaqeq, said the current situation is concerning and that people are fleeing their homes he once again said that a big part of the country is under control of armed militants. Afghanistan's biggest economic challenge is finding sustainable sources of growth the security situation has worsened the world bank group's current. Learn more in usip's fact sheet on the current situation in afghanistan today, bad governance, corruption, and insurgent havens in pakistan fuel a continuing conflict. Just today i found an article online (link at the bottom) that gave an overview of the situation in afghanistan right now, as well as what the us troops are doing over there.
2016 july - us president barack obama says 8,400 us troops will remain in afghanistan into 2017 in light of the precarious security situation nato also agrees to maintain troop numbers and. Current edition: us edition the guardian - back to home ex-hostage says husband abused her while family held captive in afghanistan amid worsening security situation, is followed by. What is the situation in afghanistan and how does the us fit in to what is going on news & events current events current situation afghanistan:. Withdrawing all troops as planned, given the current situation, would have led to a very dangerous situation for the region and for us, cunningham, who now serves as the khalilzad chair on.