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    Biden’s Inaccurate Claims in Defending Afghanistan Withdrawal

    Fact Check The president made misleading or false claims about the reaction of allies to the withdrawal, the presence of Al Qaeda and conditions for Americans traveling to the Kabul…

    What is Shariah Law, And What Does it Mean for Afghan Women?

    Asia Pacific|What is Shariah law, and what does it mean for Afghan women? https://www.nytimes.com/article/shariah-law-afghanistan-women.html A Taliban fighter walking past a beauty salon in Kabul on Wednesday.Credit…Wakil Kohsar/Agence France-Presse — Getty…

    Breaking News – Afghanistan: Taliban carrying out door-to-door manhunt, report says

    media captionA child is handed over the wall at Kabul airport, as the chaos continues The Taliban have stepped up their search for people who worked for Nato forces or…

    Series of U.S. Actions Left Afghan Allies Frantic, Stranded and Eager to Get Out

    President Biden’s decision not to begin mass evacuations of Afghans months ago has left thousands of people in limbo. Crowds hoping to leave Afghanistan gathered at the international airport in…

    Afghanistan: Guterres urges restraint as Taliban reach Kabul; UN Security Council set to meet Monday

    As the crisis in Afghanistan deepens by the hour, with reports that insurgent forces reached the country’s capital, Kabul, earlier on Sunday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has urged the Taliban…

    U.N. Security Council to Hold Emergency Meeting on Afghanistan

    Asia Pacific|The Security Council set an emergency meeting on Afghanistan. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/08/15/world/asia/un-security-council-afghanistan.html Taliban members at the entrance to the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul on Sunday.Credit…Jim Huylebroek for The New York Times…

    Breaking News – Afghanistan: Street fighting rages as Taliban attack key city

    image sourceGetty Imagesimage captionAfghan government forces are battling the Taliban in three key cities Ferocious fighting is taking place in a major Afghan city, amid fears it could be the…

    Breaking News – Afghanistan: Fighting rages as Taliban besiege three key cities

    image sourceEPAimage captionFighting is reported to be taking place in a number of locations in Herat Fighting is raging around three major cities in southern and western Afghanistan as Taliban…

    Breaking News – Afghanistan: Taliban flag raised above border crossing with Pakistan

    image copyrightTwitterimage captionAn image from one of the many videos circulating on social media on Wednesday. The BBC cannot confirm if it is accurate The Taliban are reported to have…

    US Military Begins Final Withdrawal from Afghanistan

    Asia Pacific|U.S. Military Begins Final Withdrawal From Afghanistan https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/25/world/asia/usa-military-withdrawal-afghanistan.html The top American commander, Gen. Austin S. Miller, says he is often asked whether the Afghan forces are ready to fight…