Taliban fighters have been seen hoisting the organization’s flag on the strategic Spin Boldak border with Pakistan.
Taliban fighters hoisting the flag after capturing the border crossing (Twitter)
Since the withdrawal of foreign security forces from Afghanistan, the Taliban has been rapidly capturing various areas of the country. The Taliban said on Wednesday that it has captured the strategic Spin Boldak border with Pakistan. At the same time, Afghanistan’s Interior Ministry says that they attacked the Taliban and pushed them back and now government forces control it. But Pakistan security sources said white Taliban flags could be seen flying over the town.
However, the ground situation could not be immediately confirmed. But in pictures circulating on social media, Taliban fighters can be seen resting in the area. In these pictures, he can be seen in Frontier town. The Taliban have captured several positions along the border in recent weeks. Earlier, there was an encounter between Taliban and Afghan security forces in Kandahar for several days. The government has deployed commandos to protect the provincial capital. But Taliban terrorists are rapidly busy capturing Kandahar. Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid has assured that the safety of traders and residents will be guaranteed.
Afghan citizens going to take refuge in other countries
America will be completely out of Afghanistan in a few weeks. In view of this, the Taliban have started spreading their feet rapidly. The government now has control over very few parts of the country. The Taliban recently claimed it had captured 85 percent of Afghanistan. Due to the increasing power of the Taliban, there is an atmosphere of fear among the civilian population of Afghanistan. Most people have started preparing to seek asylum in other countries. America has said that the future of Afghanistan is in the hands of the country’s leaders. They have to decide for themselves.
Taliban asks Turkey to leave the country
On the other hand, the Taliban has warned Turkey to stop increasing its military presence in Afghanistan. The Taliban said that Turkey should reconsider the presence of its army to protect Kabul airport. Some media reports said that a consensus was reached between the US and Turkey regarding the security of Kabul Airport. But the Taliban believes that Turkey should also return from here. Since the start of the process of withdrawal of foreign troops, the situation in Afghanistan has been changing continuously. America says that it will withdraw all its troops from Afghanistan by August 31.
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