What’s next in Afghanistan? Security expert on Taliban storm

The Afghan government has its back to the wall. The Taliban have been advancing at an express train pace since the US and its allies withdrew their troops after 20 years. Within just a week, the Islamists conquered nine of the 34 provincial capitals. Now they are targeting the capital Kabul.

According to the former German NATO general Egon Ramms (72), the Afghan soldiers, well-equipped and trained by the Americans, lack stamina and commitment. US President Joe Biden (78) said: «The Afghans now have to fight for their own state. But they must also want to fight. “