Taliban Ties Up Loose Ends: Afghanistan Provincial Capitals, UN Mission Attacked (Video)

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Taliban Ties Up Loose Ends: Afghanistan Provincial Capitals, UN Mission Attacked (Video)

Illustrative image: Taliban Badri 313th Battalion

Today, when more than 150 of the 407 regions in Afghanistan are under the Taliban’s control, the movement seems to have concentrated forces on capturing the center cities in large Afghaninstan’s provinces. The center cities of all 34 provinces of Afghanistan are currently controlled by the official Kabul.

Clashes between Afghanistan government forces and the Taliban have continued in and around the key city of Herat in western Afghanistan for several days in a row. Taliban militants have recently attacked the city of Herat that is the third-largest city in the country, located near the Iranian border.

Violent clashes are recorded in the area of the Herat International Airport, and all flights to this part of the country have been cancelled for the second day.

On July 30, the Ministry of Defense of Afghanistan claimed that  the government forces had recaptured the Guzara district in Herat province from the Taliban, reportedly killing more than 100 militants.

The government forces also suffered casualties. Colonel Abdul Hamid, Commander of the 1st Regiment of Zafar Army Corps, was killed in a clash against the Taliban in Guzara district, Herat province. Moreover, dozens of Militiamen loyal to Ismail Khan were killed in clashes with the Taliban in Herat including Commander Ghulam.

Along with Kabul forces, the UN mission came under Taliban’s attack in Herat province. At least one security guard of Afghanistan forces was killed on July 30, according to the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA).

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has strongly condemned an attack on the UN’s main compound in Herat, saying assaults against personnel and premises of the world organisation are prohibited under international law and may constitute war crimes.

The strategic town of Herat is now surrounded by Taliban militants. If fallen under Taliban’s control, Kabul will lose all chances to recapture the road leading to Iran.

Taliban Ties Up Loose Ends: Afghanistan Provincial Capitals, UN Mission Attacked (Video)

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Clashes continue all over the country. Taliban’s advance was reported in the provinces of Helmand and Kandahar in the south of the country, as well as Takhar in north-eastern Afghanistan.

According to the head of the Helmand Provincial Council, Ataullah Afgan, most of the counties in Helmand are already under the control of the Taliban.

In Kandahar, 30 people were injured in battles for the last day.

Today, the attempts of the government forces to stop Taliban’s advance seem desperate, as the ring around Kabul is narrowing. All southern and western regions are lost, and even if the center cities in these provinces remain under Kabul’s control, the roads around were taken by the militants and the cities are now besieged.

The north-eastern borders with Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, where Russia is actively increasing its military support, may soon become the last hope for Afghanistan government. However, Moscow has clearly declared its unwillingness to enter the conflict in Afghanistan.


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US & EU are Zion slaves

Nor China, Russia, or Iran should worry about the Taliban, they are the new Taliban and changed a lot. They don’t kill Shi’a ;) they see women as human and for sure they wouldn’t host Al-Qaeda/ISIS as long as the Wahhabi Gulf States don’t pay them. Yet, the Taliban have to pay Wahhabi Gulf State back sooner or later.

For the EU, more Afghani will go back to Afghanistan thanks to the Taliban as well.
As Fears Grip Afghanistan, Hundreds of Thousands Flee,
With the Taliban sweeping across much of the country, at least 30,000 Afghans are leaving each week. Many more have been displaced within Afghanistan’s borders.

As we all know and saw before, the US bomb and set ISIS to fuk with Russia in central Asia, more Afghans leave, China make the best for themselves, Iran good luck, they don’t have much support in Afghanistan, Pakistan will be true Islamic county again by the help of Taliban (no more gay – sex slaves -etc etc). God speed Taliban.


talibunny can never win. Already we’re seeings vids of them massacring civilians all over the place. It’s looking very bad on Pakistan. Sooner or later the US will crack its whip and force these stupid Pakistani to reign in the talibunnies or else no more IMF loans and going on the FATF blacklist.

S Balu

Absolutely but first you must wash your dhoti it is full of brown stains and smelly
USA CANNOT put Taliban on FATF blacklist until you wash your dhoti

Iran decline

Soon balochis and Kurds will free Iran from Shia terrorism

Last edited 2 months ago by Iran decline
S Balu

Iran decline
Ballochis and Kurds are living on both sides of Iran and Pakistan and Kurds
On Iran And Turkish Borders
If IRAN makes a monumental STRATEGIC BLUNDER by Letting in India and developing deeper relationships with India than it will become a REALITY
Iran,Turkey, Pakistan And Afghanistan will be history
Then The DESTABILIZATION of Russia,China will be easy and USA will rule the world