The Foreign Desk

Explainer 278: Who are the Taliban?

15

15

00:00 / 00:00

/

Cover art for The Foreign Desk

11 August 2021

07 minutes


Photo: Shutterstock

Over the past few days the Taliban have laid claim to several key cities across the outer provinces of Afghanistan. As fighting continues, Andrew Mueller outlines the history of these insurgents.

11 August 2021

Share episode

Download

/

sign in to monocle

new to monocle?

Subscriptions start from £120.

Subscribe now

Loading...

/

15

15

Live

00:0001:00

  • The Atlantic Shift