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Taliban are Pakistan Punjabi ISI Army proxies, not Pashtun nationalists
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Thursday, 10.11.2012, 10:39am (GMT+1)








Taliban are Pak Army proxies, not Pashtun nationalists – I



Taliban, both in Pakistan and Afghanistan, are an attempt to wipe out entho-nationalism among the Pashtun and temper with the Pashtun cultural identity



Insight By Farhat Taj



One of the media and academia’s axiomatic constructions about Pashtun is that Taliban are Pashtun nationalists. This construction is based on distorted one-sided information and selective references to the Pashtun history that too are misrepresented to concur with the notion that Taliban are Pashtun nationalists. Drawing upon the current Pashtun ground realities and history, I will argue that Taliban, both in Pakistan and Afghanistan, are mere proxies of the Pakistani state to wipe out forces of entho-n

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Added: Nov-4-2012 Occurred On: Nov-4-2012
By: BekasKhan
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