Hindustan Times | 09/08/2021 07:36 PM | Click to read full article
The people of Afghanistan are unlikely to allow a peace dictated by the Taliban, which is seen as a proxy for Pakistan. While they might be compelled to compromise on democracy and rights, they want to draft the new constitution themselves and are loath to accept dictation.
Pakistan’s spite for Afghanistan and paranoia about India cloud its judgment. Terror groups have the most to gain.