Afghanistan News Links 20-21 August 2021

21 August 2021 • 22:00 — The New Dark Age

There may be some duplication due to cross-posting and may be updated throughout the day, so please check back

The Road from Kabul to Idlib. Afghanistan and the Role of Al Qaeda

‘IMPOSSIBLE’ to evacuate Afghan allies by end of August: EU foreign policy chief says Americans create problems
https://www.rt.com/news/532724-borrell-impossible-evacuate-afghans-eu/

Reflections on Events in Afghanistan – 5
https://www.indianpunchline.com/reflections-on-events-in-afghanistan-5/

Afghanistan – The New ‘Northern Alliance’ Resistance Has Already Fallen Apart
https://www.moonofalabama.org/2021/08/afghanistan-the-new-northern-alliance-resistance-has-already-fallen-apart.html

Afghanistan: Labour demands urgent action over evacuation crisis
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-58290593

Afghanistan: US tells citizens to avoid Kabul airport
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-58293832

Not Everyone Wanted War In Afghanistan
https://popularresistance.org/not-everyone-wanted-war-in-afghanistan-we-should-listen-now/

News on China | No. 64
https://dissidentvoice.org/2021/08/news-on-china-no-64/

Afghanistan
https://popularresistance.org/afghanistan/

The Crimes Of The West In Afghanistan
https://popularresistance.org/the-crimes-of-the-west-in-afghanistan/

Keep The US Embassy In Kabul Open
https://popularresistance.org/keep-the-us-embassy-in-kabul-open/

It’s Time To Create An Afghan-Central Asian Connectivity Platform
https://orientalreview.org/2021/08/21/its-time-to-create-an-afghan-central-asian-connectivity-platform/

Reflections on Events in Afghanistan — 4
https://williambowles.info/2021/08/21/reflections-on-events-in-afghanistan-4/

Taliban fighters killed & captured after Afghan militias seize 3 districts just north of Kabul – reports
https://www.rt.com/news/532708-anti-taliban-resistance-afghansitan-baghlan/

China wants to ‘emulate Taliban’, Taiwan claims, vowing to defend itself from Beijing
https://www.rt.com/news/532711-china-taiwan-taliban-us/

No Amount Of PR Can Mask The UK’s Failure In Afghanistan
https://southfront.org/no-amount-of-pr-can-mask-the-uks-failure-in-afghanistan/

CBS accused of eco-overreach after claiming CLIMATE CHANGE ‘helped strengthen’ Taliban
https://www.rt.com/news/532698-taliban-climate-change-afghanistan/

Afghan crisis: Russia plans for new era with Taliban rule

Media Turns On Biden: “Why Do You Continue To Trust The Taliban Mr. President?”

On the External Factor of the Afghan Problem
https://journal-neo.org/2021/08/21/on-the-external-factor-of-the-afghan-problem/

Reflections On Events In Afghanistan (IV)
https://orientalreview.org/2021/08/21/reflections-on-events-in-afghanistan-iv/

Science, Salvation and Heretics: From Monsanto to Pfizer, Same Old Playbook
https://dissidentvoice.org/2021/08/science-salvation-and-heretics-from-monsanto-to-pfizer-same-old-playbook/

Newspaper headlines: Evacuation efforts in Kabul and Al-Qaeda warning
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-the-papers-58288462

Tumult grips White House amid week of Afghanistan failures
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-58286766

How Afghanistan’s media is changing under Taliban rule
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-58273011

Create Two, Three, Many Saigons
https://popularresistance.org/create-two-three-many-saigons-that-is-the-watchword/

The Collapse Of Afghanistan And American Illusions
https://popularresistance.org/the-collapse-of-afghanistan-and-american-illusions/

The Real Reason Biden Abandoned Afghanistan So Fast
https://journal-neo.org/2021/08/20/the-real-reason-biden-abandoned-afghanistan-so-fast/

The US Never Intended to Create a Self-Reliant Afghan Government
https://journal-neo.org/2021/08/20/the-us-never-intended-to-create-a-self-reliant-afghan-government/

Afghanistan: The desperate scramble to escape
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-58286000

Biden warns lives could be lost in Kabul airlift
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-58285923

Antiwar Sentiment In The Military Is Stronger Than Ever
https://popularresistance.org/antiwar-sentiment-in-the-military-is-stronger-than-ever/

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