Day: August 18, 2021

Quotes from the Taliban press conference

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Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid addressed the public in first press conference following the takeover of Afghanistan on Tuesday, August 17, 2021. On Victory “We have expelled the foreigners and I would like to congratulate the whole nation on this.” “Freedom and independence seeking is a legitimate right of every nation. The Afghans also use their…...

World Reactions to the Taliban Takeover

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The Taliban were regularly meeting with foreign powers in the months before the complete takeover of Afghanistan. They attended peace meetings in Qatar and Russia, and met with the Chinese (left). Reports mention that the Taliban held several secret meetings with US officials during the presidency of Donald Trump. (Left) Taliban co-founder Mullah Abdul Ghani…...

Return Of The Taliban

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As the world finally woke up to a dramatic return of the Taliban, political analysts, leaders and governments around the world are scrambling to understand the what, how and why of the spectacular failure of the world’s most powerful allied nations in Afghanistan. If we must summarize the entire story in a paragraph, then the…...