Afghanistan crisis — Hours before fall, women plead: ‘Don’t want to go back to that horrible era’

Around noon, in a school in Qallai Fatulla area of Kabul, the principal called the teachers and asked them to leave for their homes. He had just heard that the Taliban had reached the city, and did not want the teachers, especially the women, to stay back and get stuck. The principal, a 62-year-old and … Read more