North Atlantic Treaty Organization


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Topic A Situation Is Afghanistan

More than a decade had passed by and situation in Afghanistan is becoming hostile every day. The fall of the Mohammed Zahir Shah’s regime had provoked several groups within the nation to start a civil war. Obviously, they were backed up by foreign nations for their own personal interest in the region. This lead to the uprising of terrorist organizations such as ‘Taliban’ backed up by the Pakistani Government and aided by the Saudi Government. Simultaneously, there were several change in operational existing government from time to time. After the fall of the Monarchy a Communist Government was established which was supported by the former Soviet Union. After the fall of the Communist Government the ‘Northern Alliance’ was formed by Ahmad Shah Massoud and Abdul Rashid Dostum. Now, at present time the Alliance has successfully continued their existence funded and aided by the US along with NATO after the 9/11 incident.According to Article 5 of North Atlantic Treaty which states that “The Parties agree that an armed attack against one or more of them in Europe or North America shall be considered an attack against them all and consequently they agree that,...