Armed individuals gather to pledge their support for Afghan security forces and fight against the Taliban. Photo: Reuters Armed individuals gather to pledge their support for Afghan security forces and fight against the Taliban. Photo: Reuters
Armed individuals gather to pledge their support for Afghan security forces and fight against the Taliban. Photo: Reuters
Afghanistan

India’s worries over Taliban in Afghanistan fuels talk of revived ‘Northern Alliance’ with Iran, Russia

  • The anti-Taliban military front comprising several ethnic minority groups operated from 1996 to 2001 and was supported by Russia, Iran and India
  • But distrust towards the government in Kabul and the Taliban’s tight border controls could impact any efforts for a coordinated resistance effort, analysts say

Topic |   Afghanistan
Armed individuals gather to pledge their support for Afghan security forces and fight against the Taliban. Photo: Reuters Armed individuals gather to pledge their support for Afghan security forces and fight against the Taliban. Photo: Reuters
Armed individuals gather to pledge their support for Afghan security forces and fight against the Taliban. Photo: Reuters
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