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Did the US Really Help Create the Taliban?

Part I — The birth of the Taliban

Sharbat Gula- A 10-year-old (now 49) refugee from Afghanistan who was featured in the 1985 cover of National Geographic is still an emblem of the refugee crisis. Source-Public Domain

Although the withdrawal process by the US has not yet been completed, the Taliban has taken full control over Kabul, Afghanistan’s capital. President Ghani has fled away and the government military has surrendered to the Taliban.

Sadly, Afghanistan has traveled back in time, precisely when the Taliban took…

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Kamna Kirti

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