Yes, because life in Afghanistan is infinitely better today than it was under Taliban rule.
The Taliban is still leering from the shadows.
Fayhan Al Ghamdi spent 4 months in jail and paid about $50,000 as a ‘blood money’ fine for murdering his 5-year-old daughter.
More polio vaccinators in Afghanistan and Pakistan have now been killed by militants than people killed by polio.
Why aren’t Muslims protesting Muslim attacks on Muslim people?
The Taliban are not fighting the threat of progress, modernization, individual rights, and civil society, but their actual existence.
Why do so many westerners spin the fiction of an enlightened Taliban?
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