Afghan women approach posters of Taliban leaders and flags in Kabul on August 25. Photo: AP
Afghan women approach posters of Taliban leaders and flags in Kabul on August 25. Photo: AP
Maryam Baryalay
Opinion

Opinion

Maryam Baryalay

The women and girls of Afghanistan need hope for the future after Taliban takeover

  • If the Taliban wants to ease the fear of half the population and build trust, it has plenty of opportunities
  • Afghanistan’s new leaders need to set a precedent with their actions to convince capable, qualified people to stay and help build a peaceful society

Afghan women approach posters of Taliban leaders and flags in Kabul on August 25. Photo: AP
Afghan women approach posters of Taliban leaders and flags in Kabul on August 25. Photo: AP
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