Taliban to demand BILLIONS in 'reparations' from UK and other nations

Taliban are set to demand BILLIONS in ‘reparations’ from British and other governments after taking over Afghanistan The Taliban will urge the UK and other nations to pay reparations to Afghanistan UK veterans who fought in Afghanistan have slammed any request for reparations as an ‘outrage’  Since the Taliban took over Afghanistan, the country has seen economy fall  The Taliban

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Taliban outlaws barbers in Afghanistan’s Helmand province from shaving or trimming beards

Barbers in Afghanistan’s Helmand province have been banned by the Taliban from shaving or trimming beards. The order was issued on Monday and marks the latest in a series of restrictions placed on the country’s residents based on the Taliban’s strict interpretation of Islamic law. Sharia law is Islam’s legal system – which is based on the Koran and the

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Taliban militants steal £62BILLION worth of helicopters, armoured vehicles & weapons after Afghanistan withdrawal

TALIBAN fighters have seized £62BILLION worth of military equipment from western forces including state-of-the-art helicopters and armoured vehicles as troops scrambled to withdraw from Afghanistan. An eye-watering amount of US military inventory is now in the hands of the terror group after they surged across the war-torn in a matter of weeks, plundering stocks of weapons and vehicles. The Taliban

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Taliban release propaganda video of ‘Afghan Guantanamo’ showing ‘bloodstained’ cells where inmates ‘were tortured’

THE Taliban have released a video showing former US prison where it says its fighters were tortured. In the propaganda footage shot at Bagram – known as the Afghan Guantanamo Bay – a man giving the tour points to cells he says are stained in blood. Bagram Airfield was the centre of American operations in Afghanistan and was used for

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Reports of targeted Taliban killings fuel Afghans’ fears – The Denver Post

By AHMAD SEIR, TAMEEM AKHGAR and REBECCA SANTANA KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Reports of targeted killings in areas overrun by the Taliban mounted Friday, fueling fears that they will return Afghanistan to the repressive rule they imposed when they were last in power, even as they urged imams to push a message of unity at Friday’s prayers. Terrified that the

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Fall of Afghanistan: Taliban attack protesters who dared to take down their flag

Taliban militants attacked protesters Wednesday in Afghanistan who dared to take down their banner and replace it with the country’s flag, killing at least one person and fuelling fears about how the insurgents would govern this fractious nation. While the Taliban have insisted they will respect human rights, unlike during their previously draconian rule, the attack in Jalalabad came as

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Joe Biden dismisses Taliban as ‘yesterday’s threats’ as Afghans face executions and rapes amid jihadi carnage

PRESIDENT Joe Biden has dismissed the Taliban as "yesterday's threats" while Afghans face brutal executions and rapes under their totalitarian rule. Biden said he ‘stands squarely behind’ his decision to withdraw troops from Afghanistan as he addressed the nation after days of silence. In a televised address to the nation, he said: "Our mission in Afghanistan was never supposed to

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War in Afghanistan: Taliban on outskirts of Kabul as residents flee

Taliban fighters entered the outskirts of Kabul on Sunday as panicked workers fled government offices and helicopters began landing at the US Embassy in the Afghan capital, further tightening the militants’ grip on the country. Three Afghan officials told The Associated Press that the Taliban were in the districts of Kalakan, Qarabagh and Paghman in the capital. The militants later

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Taliban approach Kabul’s outskirts, attack north Afghan city

Kabul: The Taliban seized two more provinces on Saturday and approached the outskirts of Afghanistan’s capital while also launching a multi-pronged assault on a major northern city defended by former warlords, Afghan officials said. The insurgents have captured much of northern, western and southern Afghanistan in a breakneck offensive less than three weeks before the United States is set to

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