Negotiating with the Haqqani network, a terrorist organization in Afghanistana nd Pakistan, is not an option.
ISW was pleased to host US Army civilian advisor, Claire Russo, for a thought-provoking discussion on women and tribal roles in Afghanistan.
ISW contributor James Fussell speaks about US forces moving out of Kunar and Nuristan provinces on NPR's Morning Edition. Mr. Fussell recently co-authored an ISW report on Eastern Afghanistan.
A joint product of ISW and the American Enterprise Institute (AEI). The map indicates major enemy groups within the four ISAF Regional Commands in Afghanistan.
Regional Command East (RC East) is comprised of fourteen provinces