National Sections of the L5I:

Afghanistan

Afghanistan's economy in free fall

Since the Taliban took power, Afghanistan's economy has effectively collapsed. Read more...

Demand return of Afghan reserves and aid for refugees

After 40 years of war Afghanistan momentarily seemed to be at peace after the Taliban took power for the second time in mid-August. But the Taliban have taken over a devastated country.
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Afghanistan: Women show the way against fundamentalist reaction

Afghan women are leading the way in organising anti-Taliban protests in Kabul and other parts of Afghanistan. They are doing what US and allied occupying forces failed to do: stand up to the Taliban. Read more...

The victory of the Taliban and its international significance

The victory of the Taliban and the fall of the Ghani government are a humiliating defeat of global significance for the US and its Western allies. Read more...

USA exits Afghanistan in ignominy

Just short of the twentieth anniversary of George W Bush’s declaration of his War on Terrorism, Joe Biden announced the final exit of the remaining 2500 US troops from Afghanistan. Read more...

Imperialism in the dock - Troops out of Afghanistan

In late August the number of American troops killed in the war in Afghanistan reached a total of 2,000. This includes those killed in Pakistan and other countries where US forces are involved. Read more...

Uprising in Afghanistan after Korans burnt by US soldiers

Mass protests against the occupation and the puppet government have broken out as Afghan people are outrage over another insult by foreign troops Read more...

Wikileaks reveals extent of Afghan "dirty war"

The real threat posed to our governments, by the website Wikileaks’ disclosure of around 93,000 documents about the war in Afghanistan, is not that it may put the imperialist war effort at risk. Read more...

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