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Taliban

Two girls with clasped hands stare expressionlessly at the ground

AFGHANISTAN: Sangin – during twenty years of war, this area has been the bloodiest battlefield. It is reminiscent of Roman ruins. In 2001, one in three Afghans was starving – now one in two is starving.

A gigantic loss project

Craig Whitlock: The Afghanistan Papers. A Secret History of the War

THE DISCLOSURES: For 20 years, US authorities lied about the war in Afghanistan.