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America's Shocking Ignorance of Afghanistan

June 5, 2015 Topic: Politics Region: Asia Tags: AfghanistanWar In AfghanistanHistory

America's Shocking Ignorance of Afghanistan

Afghanistan is much more complex than Western stereotypes of its "tribal" culture would have us believe.

Benjamin D. Hopkins is a Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and Associate Professor of History and International Affairs at The George Washington University. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.

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