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Ahmad Massoud: ‘I’m 100% sure I can topple the Taliban’

18 May 2024

9:00 AM

18 May 2024

9:00 AM

It’s fighting season in Afghanistan again. When the Americans were in charge, after the poppy fields had been harvested in late spring and the madrassas in Pakistan that supplied the Taliban with fanatical soldiers had finished for the term, the Islamists kicked off the fighting. Between 2001 and 2021, around 200,000 people died, including 453 Britons.

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