The Taliban won. Here’s what that could mean

//The Taliban won. Here’s what that could mean

The Taliban won. Here’s what that could mean

Now that the Taliban has regained power after nearly two decades in the Afghan hinterlands, the average Afghan will face a radically different government, and lifestyle, than the one they have known since the US-led invasion in late 2001.How will the Taliban rule? Have they changed?When the Islamist insurgent group first came to power in 1996, they billed themselves as a corrective movement in a society mired in the lawlessness of years of civil warfare.Under their harsh interpretation of…

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