Taliban forces stand guard during a pro-Taliban rally in Kabul earlier this month. Photo: EPA Taliban forces stand guard during a pro-Taliban rally in Kabul earlier this month. Photo: EPA
Taliban forces stand guard during a pro-Taliban rally in Kabul earlier this month. Photo: EPA
Afghanistan

Afghan diplomats stranded abroad by Taliban takeover fear for families, future

  • Embassies staffed by employees of an ousted government are running out of cash, as envoys beg for refuge and fear for their families back home
  • Senior diplomats will closely watch an annual meeting of world leaders at the UN next week for clues as to who will fill Afghanistan’s seat

Topic |   Afghanistan
Taliban forces stand guard during a pro-Taliban rally in Kabul earlier this month. Photo: EPA Taliban forces stand guard during a pro-Taliban rally in Kabul earlier this month. Photo: EPA
Taliban forces stand guard during a pro-Taliban rally in Kabul earlier this month. Photo: EPA
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