Policy Press

Why the European Union Failed in Afghanistan

Transatlantic Relations and the Return of the Taliban

By Oz Hassan

Published

Sep 1, 2024

Page count

272 pages

ISBN

978-1529240740

Dimensions

234 x 156 mm

Imprint

Bristol University Press

Published

Sep 1, 2024

Page count

272 pages

ISBN

978-1529240733

Dimensions

234 x 156 mm

Imprint

Bristol University Press

Published

Sep 1, 2024

Page count

272 pages

ISBN

978-1529240757

Dimensions

234 x 156 mm

Imprint

Bristol University Press

Oz Hassan is Reader in the Politics and International Studies Department at the University of Warwick. He was awarded one of the Middle East Policy Council’s 40 under 40 awards in 2023.

1. Introduction: Unravelling the EU-Afghanistan Relationship

2. Historical Context: Europe and Afghanistan Through the Ages

3. The Impact of Geopolitical Dynamics on EU-Afghan Relations

4. The European Union’s Role in Afghanistan’s Reconstruction

5. Security and Stability: The EU’s Involvement in Afghan Peacekeeping Efforts

6. The EU’s Role in Promoting Human Rights and Democracy in Afghanistan

7. The Future of EU-Afghanistan Cooperation: Challenges and Opportunities

8. Conclusion: A Sustainable Partnership for Peace and Prosperity