Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan Declared

Taliban claim they will soon declare ‘Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan’ after President Ghani flees from Kabul.

ReligionSunni Islam

The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (Pashto: د افغانستان اسلامي امارت‎, Da Afġānistān Islāmī Amārāt) was an Islamic state established in September 1996. At its peak, the Taliban government-controlled approximately 90% of the country

Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan was the name of the country under Taliban rule before the militants were ousted by US-led forces after the 9/11 attacks.

“I would like to assure the international community, including the U.S., that nobody will be harmed in Afghanistan,” spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said in a news conference in Kabul, according to an Al Jazeera translation. “You will not be harmed from our soil.”

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Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar Akhund, the Taliban leader in Afghanistan, was captured in February 2010 by a team of Pakistan Inter-Services Intelligence & Central Intelligence Agency officers but he was released on October 24 2018 at the Trump administration’s request.

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“This morning, the President and Vice President met with their national security team and senior officials to hear updates on the drawdown of our civilian personnel in Afghanistan, evacuations of SIV applicants and other Afghan allies, and the ongoing security situation in Kabul,” the White House posted on Twitter.

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