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Darweshkhel
10-21-2010, 06:45 AM
Thomas Ruttig analyzes tribalism amogst Taleban. He speaks on Pashtunwalee in its traditional form, the impact of religious fanatism on tribal structure, the manipulation of original Kandaryan Taliban by Pakistan, the recent changes in tribal areas etc.
Ruttig is a german independent analyst, researches on AFG since the 80s, he has spent 10 years living and working there and is fluent in Pashto and Dari.
He has another brilliant work named 'political parties and where they come from'.