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Taliban founder Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar

November 6, 2021

Two suspects arrested over killing of four Afghan women

There has been a terrifying escalation in abuses against women since the Taliban took over power in August, says Human Rights Watch.

August 30, 2021

Taliban: Russia calls for conference to rebuild Afghan economy

Russia warned other countries against freezing Afghanistan’s gold and currency reserves.

Russian President, Vladimir Putin and Taliban leader, Abdul Ghani Baradar
August 25, 2021

Taliban: World Bank freezes payment for projects in Afghanistan

The World Bank has frozen payments for its projects in Afghanistan in the wake of the Taliban takeover.

Taliban and World Bank
August 24, 2021

CIA chief in Kabul to beg Taliban for evacuation deadline extension

The U.S. defense department says the CIA and Taliban were communicating “several times a day”.

CIA Director William Burns and Taliban leader, Abdul Ghani Baradar
August 24, 2021

Taliban’s 12-member council to include Afghan ex-president Karzai

Taliban has named a 12-member council, including ex-Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Abdul Ghani Baradar.

August 21, 2021

Afghanistan: Talibans begin political talks to form new government

The Talibans’ chief political negotiator arrived in Kabul to begin talks on forming a more inclusive government for Afghanistan.

Ghani Baradar
August 19, 2021

U.S. freezes billions of dollars of Afghan reserves

The American government has frozen the Afghanistan government reserves held in U.S. bank accounts as the Taliban rolled into Kabul, according to a report on Thursday.

Taliban founder Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, President Joe Biden, and Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani