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Taliban takeover prompts fears of a resurgent al-Qaida

Published on: Tue, 24 Aug 2021 5:27:17 UTC
News Agency: The Independent
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The speedy Taliban takeover of Afghanistan has revived alarms about a resurgent al-Qaida and new terrorism threats against the U.S.  The group's danger to the United States had been eclipsed in the past two decades by other threats, but experts are concerned that al-Qaida could again be given unfettered safe harbor by the Taliban
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