The Overseen Factors Impacting the Afghan Peace Process

Author
Sahar Khan
Content Type
Special Report
Institution
Georgetown Journal of International Affairs
Abstract
The international community is focused on the ongoing intra-Afghan peace process, which has steadied despite several challenges. There are two developments, however, that will have a lasting impact on the process: The International Criminal Court’s investigation into war crimes committed by the Taliban, Afghan forces, and US forces, and the strategic evolution of the Taliban as a legitimate political actor.
Topic
Security, International Law, Terrorism, Taliban, Conflict, Peace
Political Geography
Afghanistan, Russia, South Asia, Eurasia