Afghanistan: Taliban and resistance fighters clash in Panjsher Valley as top US general warns of civil war

//Afghanistan: Taliban and resistance fighters clash in Panjsher Valley as top US general warns of civil war

Afghanistan: Taliban and resistance fighters clash in Panjsher Valley as top US general warns of civil war

Taliban fighters on Sunday advanced deep into the Panjsher Valley north of Kabul, the last Afghan province holding out against the militant group, as the top US general warned of a “civil war” if the Islamists failed to consolidate power.Both sides claimed to have the upper hand in Panjsher but neither could produce conclusive evidence to prove it. The Taliban, which swept through the country ahead of the final withdrawal of US-led forces this week, was unable to control the valley when it…

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