, Volume 67, Number 6

Jonathan Steele
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Jonathan Steele is a columnist and former Chief Foreign Correspondent for the Guardian. His book, Ghosts of Afghanistan: the Haunted Battleground was published by Portobello in October

On December 5, foreign ministers from some ninety countries will converge on the Rhineland city of Bonn to discuss Afghanistan’s future. They will be meeting exactly ten years after an earlier Bonn conference appointed a new government for the country in the wake of the Taliban’s retreat from Kabul.

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