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Why A Pak-Afghan Water-sharing Accord is Needed

By favoring a resource capture strategy Afghanistan may well have wasted a decade of potential development in the Kabul-Indus basin. But it may not be too late to engage in meaningful and constructive dialogue with Pakistan to make projects such as the 1,200 megawatt hydropower project on the Kunar River move forward, particularly considering the potential for benefit sharing, including flood control, sediment control and hydropower.

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