Taliban Badri special force fighters arrive at the airport in Kabul after the US pulled its final troops out of the country. Photo: AFP
Taliban Badri special force fighters arrive at the airport in Kabul after the US pulled its final troops out of the country. Photo: AFP
Afghanistan

Afghanistan: Taliban’s divisions cast doubt on guarantee of safety for Chinese nationals

  • As the last US troops leave the country, the Taliban’s grip on power faces a new challenge – controlling dissent from within its ranks
  • The group has courted China in rebuilding efforts and promised the safety of Chinese nationals, but internal divisions could make those vows hard to keep

Taliban Badri special force fighters arrive at the airport in Kabul after the US pulled its final troops out of the country. Photo: AFP
Taliban Badri special force fighters arrive at the airport in Kabul after the US pulled its final troops out of the country. Photo: AFP
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