Up to 24,000 flee Kunduz as Afghan forces fight to fend off Taliban invaders

The Japan Times

The number of war-displaced civilians in Kunduz has more than doubled to 24,000, the U.N. said Sunday, as street battles persisted a week after the Taliban stormed into the northern Afghan city. Terrified residents facing a growing humanitarian crisis have been fleeing explosions and gunfights to neighboring provinces of Balkh, Takhar, Baghlan and the capital […]

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