Continuity has always characterized the Kremlin’s Afghanistan-policy. But will Moscow benefit of the exit of the West? Hard to say. Even Russia has not much leverage on the Taliban.by Helena Arntz & Michael Kemper
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After days of rumours president Karimov has been officially declared dead. The funeral is September 3. Who will succeed him?...