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Taliban claims key border crossings in Afghanistan as US commander departs country

SCMP, 15 Jul 2021
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The US general who had been leading the war in Afghanistan returned to an military base in the state of Maryland on July 14, 2021, marking a symbolic end to America's longest military conflict. While Austin Miller was on his way home, the Taliban seized control of a string of major Afghan border crossings, including those with Pakistan, Iran, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.

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