Ashraf Ghani, Afghanistan’s former president in 2021. File photo: AP
Ashraf Ghani, Afghanistan’s former president in 2021. File photo: AP
Afghanistan

Afghanistan’s ex-president Ashraf Ghani defends fleeing as Taliban moved on Kabul

  • In interview, ex-president Ashraf Ghani said he wanted to avoid the humiliation of surrender
  • Ghani also denied persistent allegations that he took tens of millions of dollars in cash with him

Ashraf Ghani, Afghanistan’s former president in 2021. File photo: AP
Ashraf Ghani, Afghanistan’s former president in 2021. File photo: AP
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