In a television segment shared on social media, a presenter urges Afghanis not to be scared of the Taliban as armed fighters surround him, following the Islamist insurgency’s takeover of Afghanistan as the US military withdraws after two decades.
Afghanistan TV – surreal
This is what a political debate now looks like on Afghan TV, Taliban foot soldiers watching over the host. The presenter talks about the collapse of the Ghani govt & says the Islamic Emirate says the Afghan people should not to be afraid #Afghanistan pic.twitter.com/oEverVgLOE
— Yalda Hakim (@BBCYaldaHakim) August 29, 2021