喀布尔采取政治和解适逢其时

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在美国和北约士兵在阿富汗准备过第十次圣诞节之际,一个新词非常流行,传播广泛。这个新词就是“交接”,即在外国军队撤出之前,国际将安全责任交给阿富汗军队的过程,交接准备过程于2011年春开始。但是为了让普通士兵从这个新术语中获得的希望变为现实,西方领导人必须制定一项明确的阿富汗政治战略,如果没有这样一项战略,阿富汗将仍然处于战争中。

美国和欧洲军事和文官领导人一再表示纯粹的军事行动无法结束阿富汗战争。然而,北约的成员国不知道怎么解决所面临的问题:政治的解决方法需要什么?相反,它们更喜欢采取军事为主的计划,提高阿富汗军队和警察的能力,同时又应付国内压力,以表明阿富汗不会是一次没完没了的冲突。

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