Q.2) The idea of a regional solution to Afghanistan has always had much political appeal. But divergent regional strategic perspectives limit the prospects for a sustainable consensus on Afghanistan. Comment. (15 Marks)

“Mentor’s Comments” https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/us-troops-withdrawal-from-afghanistan-pakistan-taliban-7401581/ In the intro, mention the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation’s efforts to find a regional solution to Afghanistan issues. In the body, mention the US’s exit from Afghanistan and its long term consequences for all the regional players like Pakistan, Iran, China, India etc. Next, mention the challenges in regional cooperation due to divergent interests between … Continue reading Q.2) The idea of a regional solution to Afghanistan has always had much political appeal. But divergent regional strategic perspectives limit the prospects for a sustainable consensus on Afghanistan. Comment. (15 Marks)