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Peter Young

A former Head of Research at the Adam Smith Institute, Peter Young is a policy analyst who worked on projects in Afghanistan between 2002 and 2011.


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Why the West failed in Afghanistan

THE DECISION by the Biden Administration to abandon Afghanistan is obviously foolish.  The reputation of the West as trustworthy and competent will be undermined. International

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The desperate Cuban people reach for freedom

SHOUTING ‘freedom’, ‘down with communism’ and ‘down with the dictatorship’, thousands of Cubans across their island have, for the first time in many years, taken

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