Mapping the advance of the Taliban in Afghanistan
A file variety of civilians have been killed because of the battle within the first half of this 12 months. The UN blames a lot of the 1,600 civilian deaths on the Taliban and different anti-government components. The combating has additionally pressured many individuals to flee their houses – round 300,000 have been displaced because the begin of the 12 months. The UNHCR says a brand new wave of inside displacement throughout the provinces of Badakhshan, Kunduz, Balkh, Baghlan and Takhar comes because the Taliban has captured massive swathes of rural territory.