Afghan capital rebuilds from ashes of war, but what next?

FILE PHOTO: Afghan youth play snooker in Kabul, Afghanistan June 21, 2018.

KABUL (Reuters) – The aging Ariana Afghan Airlines Boeing 727 took off from Islamabad with about 10 passengers, myself included, huddled near the exits, bound for war-torn Kabul months after the 2001 fall of the Taliban. The Afghan capital had been consigned to rubble by rocket-propelled grenades and artillery fire, first in fighting between mujahideen […]

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