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Afghan President Ghani struggles with the Dostum dilemma

Even during his absence from the country, Afghanistan’s first vice-president, General Abdul Rashid Dostum, has continued to be a headache for President Ashraf Ghani, who has been trying unsuccessfully to bring peace to the war-torn country. Last month, Dostum’s attempt to return home after nearly two months of exile in Turkey was allegedly thwarted by Ghani’s government. The refusal […]