Afghanistan’s rich mineral resources could prove to be the best substitutes for foreign aid and could decrease the country’s dependence on donor countries and foreign support. These resources, if properly managed, provide an opportunity for Afghanistan to write its own story of economic success.Read More
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Ahmad Shah Katawazai, an Afghan diplomat and security expert has a Masters degree in international relations and a second Master’s in Global Security Studies from Johns Hopkins University. Katawazai is a member of the Academy of Sciences of Afghanistan and has work experience with government and international organizations. Follow him on Twitter at @askatawazai.