Taliban Announces New Afghanistan Government Filled With “Old Faces”

Mullah Mohammad Hasan Akhund has been annouced because the chief of their new authorities in Afghanistan by the Talibans.

The Chief spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid on Tuesday additionally informed a press convention that Taliban co-founder Abdul Ghani Baradar would be the deputy chief and Sirajuddin Haqqani has been named as inside minister.

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Mullah Mohammad Yaqoob, son of Mullah Omar, has been named as defence minister.

Al Jazeera’s Kabul correspondent, Charles Stratford mentioned most of the names introduced have been “old faces”.

He famous that there was no proof of non-Taliban members within the lineup, an enormous demand of the worldwide neighborhood.

Mujahid defined that the cupboard was an “acting” authorities and that the group will “try to take people from other parts of the country.”

SaharaReporters had earlier reported that United States Republican Senator, Lindsey Graham acknowledged that the nation’s army can be going again to Afghanistan sooner or later because of the risk of terror.

This is regardless of the truth that President Joe Biden ended the 20-year warfare with Afghanistan in August.

He famous that the Taliban will “impose a lifestyle on the Afghan people that I think is going to make us all sick to our stomach”.

He then suggested the US should arm the resistance fighting in Panjshir so that Afghanistan will not have a central government.

“But most importantly, they’re going to give safe haven to Al-Qaeda who has ambitions to drive us out of the Mideast writ large and attack us because of our way of life. We will be going back into Afghanistan as we went back into Iraq and Syria,” he added.

Following this assertion, BBC host Stephen Sackur requested, “You seriously think the United States will once again, in the foreseeable future, put troops back into Afghanistan?”

“We’ll have to because the threat will be so large,” Graham responded.

Citing the conditions in Iraq and Syria, he predicted that Afghanistan can be a “cauldron for radical Islamic behaviour.”

“Here’s my solution, support the resistance in the Panjshir Valley to avoid the fracture of the country that would create a perfect storm for Western interests to be attacked and to hit them before they hit you.”

Graham, a US international coverage warfare hawk, beforehand criticised President Biden’s resolution to comply with up on Trump’s deliberate withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan.

“We’re leaving thousands of Afghan allies behind who fought bravely with us. We’re going to leave hundreds of American citizens behind.” he mentioned final month in an interview.

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