Taliban Seize Power in Afghanistan

The Journal.

16-08-2021 • 21 mins

After almost 20 years of war, the U.S. withdrew its remaining troops from Afghanistan. In a matter of weeks, the Taliban have taken control of the country. WSJ's Sune Rasmussen explains how the Taliban were able to move so quickly and describes the chaos and fear gripping Afghanistan today. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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