Russia’s Pragmatic Stance Towards The Taliban Debunks Western Fearmongering

16 August 2021

By Andrew KORYBKO

According to Russian Ambassador to Afghanistan Dmitry Zhirnov, Western journalists are misportraying the situation since Russia’s view is that there’s no reason to panic. ISIS isn’t rising, Kabul is mostly calm, and civilians are safe.

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Rapid Taliban Takeover Shows How Little US Understood Afghanistan

August 15, 2021

Though the Taliban may be unpopular with many Afghans at least they are Afghans and not a propped-up government under foreign occupation, writes Joe Lauria.

By Joe Lauria Special to Consortium News Biden administration officials on Thursday said they expected the Taliban to arrive in

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