Can Turkey and Erdogan pull off these ambitions in Afghanistan? A lot will rely upon the position of their allies, the Qataris, who’ve cultivated shut relations with key Taliban leaders. Doha can definitely open doorways in Kabul, so joint administration of the airport, if that’s what Mujahed was implying, may not be such a foul factor. However it’s too early to inform if Qatar is ready to share with Turkey the position as Afghanistan’s connection to the broader world — assuming Pakistan doesn’t beat them each to the punch.
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