[ad_1] The Taliban’s victory in Afghanistan. The effective collapse of Afghanistan’s government last Sunday and the country’s general fall to the Taliban represent a humanitarian disaster. From the US point-of-view, it seems to have been more policy failure than intelligence failure. The Taliban’s ascendancy may also augur an increase in newly emboldened Islamist activity in cyberspace. Historically that had
[ad_1] Under ‘Tremendous’ Pressure as Taliban Race Closer to Takeover, Is Afghan Prez Headed for US? Next 24 Hours Critical Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani seems to be taking the heat as Taliban took over Mazar-e-Sharif, heading for Kabul. Sources informed CNN-News18 that he may be looking for a political truce within a couple of days.