Turmoil escalates following Taliban’s victory in Afghanistan

Several governments of the region, human rights activists and global leaders expressed concern about violence against civilians and appealed to the Taliban for restraint

August 16, 2021 by Peoples Dispatch

The Taliban captured the capital Kabul on August 15 and took charge of all major political and administrative centers. Ever since, thousands of people have been trying to flee the country and this has led to widespread chaos and an atmosphere of fear in the city.