Thousands of Afghan families flee fighting in former Taliban bastion

UPSC Practice recommends Thousands of Afghan families flee fighting in former Taliban bastion.

Since early May, violence has surged across several provinces including in Kandahar after the insurgents launched a sweeping offensive just days after the US-led foreign forces began their final withdrawal. The Taliban’s deadly assault has seen the insurgents capture scores of districts, border crossings and encircle several provincial capitals.

Courtesy: Economic Times

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