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After 16 years of war, Afghanistan remains the world's largest supplier of heroin

Monday, August 21, the US President, Donald trump has announced a number of significant changes in U.S. strategy in Afghanistan, but the longest war in U.S. history impossible to win without a fight against narco-terrorism. After 16 years of war, which were spent billions of dollars, the share of Afghanistan still account for 75% of the world's supply of heroin, and in this region still recorded the highest concentration of terrorist groups. Moreover, Afghanistan is one of the main thoroughfares on which the world's largest groups of drug traffickers have a direct support for Islamist terrorism. While the US can not cope with this problem, trump will not be able to fulfill his promise to win.

31-08-2017 admin 2174 0

The Afghan trap: trump is trying to save face

For 16 years the US-led war in Afghanistan. The military operation spent billions of taxpayer dollars, but the Pentagon has not completed the task. The Taliban not only destroyed, but, on the contrary, has strengthened and now controls about 40% of Afghanistan's territory.

28-08-2017 admin 1947 0

Blackwater founder wants to create in Afghanistan, "East India company"

About a month ago Donald trump gave the nod to send to Afghanistan an additional contingent of American troops. Not everyone in the US administration was satisfied with this decision. Chief political adviser to President Steve Bannon and son-in-law trump Jared Kushner strongly recommended to listen to what Eric says Prince.

17-07-2017 admin 2556 0

S. M. nebrenchin "Information dimension "soft power""

The publication presents the theory and practice of "soft power" in modern conditions, a chronicle of current publications on international and domestic issues of the period a sharp exacerbation of information confrontation around Russia, starting with the events in Ukraine and Russian military presence in Syria.

25-04-2017 Имя Фамилия 11125 0

V. N. PLASTUN "wrong side of the Afghan war 1979-1989 Diary entries and comments of the participant"

The book of memoirs of Soviet orientalist, Iranist and Afghanistan, D. I. N., Professor, Novosibirsk state University of V. N. Plastun. is a diary entry and a personal opinion of a man who was on the edge of one of the worst trends of Soviet foreign policy, defence and security of the USSR in the course of actual military confrontation in Afghanistan.

06-12-2016 admin 4608 0

The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan and its impact on the geopolitical situation in the region

The reference to the past is not just a tribute to historically approved the provisions, principles and values, it is a necessary method of human orientation in historical time and space, the natural need of the present to find himself a place and purpose between past and future.

13-10-2016 admin 5755 0

Russian hunters Rambo
Проект: Special Operations: Theory and capabilities

It so happened that of all the special operations of the Soviet troops in the Afghan war is widely known, in fact, only a storming of the Palace Taj Beck, which killed the dictator Hafizullah Amin. Despite the fact that it was truly an outstanding operation, downright unfair that the special forces troops of the USSR in Afghanistan so plainly, and remained on the periphery of public attention. Meanwhile prolonged the Afghan war was the baptism of fire "alpha", "Vympel" and GRU special forces units proved to be one of the most effective components of the Soviet army. Actually, from Afghanistan originates the fashion, special forces, the legend of such units and wide dissemination of the word "spetsnaz".

21-08-2016 admin 1661 0

The legend of army aviation
Проект: The Armed Forces of the Russian Federation: yesterday, today and tomorrow

15 July 1982, during the Afghan campaign of 1979-1989, the second phase of the Panjshir operation. A special role in this military conflict was played by the pilots of army aviation. Today, helicopter pilots are an important part of the operation against the militants in Syria. "Газета.Ru" tells how during the war in Afghanistan, the Russian General showed miracles in piloting the Mi-8 helicopter.

16-07-2016 admin 2103 0

The Valetsky, O. V., Neelov, V. M. peculiarities of combat operations in Afghanistan (2001-2015). A brief outline
Проект: New in the military

This book represents the author's analysis of the experience of the military campaign in Afghanistan (2001-2014), as well as main development trends of armed conflict after the withdrawal of the main forces of the international coalition. In the basis of the work is the consideration of the key features of tactics of the warring parties, as well as the review and evaluation of the effectiveness of individual types of military equipment. The book discusses the possibility of combining Soviet experience in the Afghan war (1979-1989) and modern military experience of the international coalition in Afghanistan, taking into account prospects of development of military-political situation in the region and possible participation of Russia in these processes.

07-07-2016 Valetskiy Oleg 3777 0

The role of US forces in the development of the Afghan National Army

The paper examines the role of US forces in the development of the Afghan National Army, the stages of the relationship between the two countries, the procedure for the establishment of the Afghan army, the Armed Forces of the country views and its development prospects.

14-11-2015 admin 5827 0

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