Anti-Taliban fighters and government troops on the outskirts of Kabul. The US withdrawal has led to a surge in attacks. Photo: Reuters
Anti-Taliban fighters and government troops on the outskirts of Kabul. The US withdrawal has led to a surge in attacks. Photo: Reuters

Could the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation help stabilise Afghanistan after US pull-out?

  • Any intervention by the security grouping, which is led by Russia and China, would be ‘totally different from the Soviet invasion’, diplomatic observers say
  • Instability that results from the American withdrawal may force the group to intervene in some form

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Anti-Taliban fighters and government troops on the outskirts of Kabul. The US withdrawal has led to a surge in attacks. Photo: Reuters
Anti-Taliban fighters and government troops on the outskirts of Kabul. The US withdrawal has led to a surge in attacks. Photo: Reuters
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