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Taliban fighters on patrol in Kabul on Thursday. Photograph: Rahmat Gul/AP

US soldiers crept out of Bagram Airfield in the dead of night on July 1st. As they departed, they shut off the electricity in the fortified military b(...)

Joe Biden: “I do not regret my decision,” the US president said on Tuesday. “They have got to fight for themselves, fight for their nation.”  Photographer: Samuel Corum/Bloomberg

On the day the Taliban claimed its ninth Afghan provincial capital in quick succession, the Biden administration had a singular message for Kabul: fig(...)

The Afghan government’s forensic medicine directorate, where female virginity tests are carried out, in Kabul. Photograph:  Andrew Quilty/New York Times

The teenage girl had barely survived an attempted mob lynching in Kabul. The police responded by forcing her to undergo a virginity examination. An (...)