‘They’d come to kill me’: The Afghan tax reformer hunted by the Taliban and abandoned by the Britain he served

Abdullah Sayyid often thinks about the moment the Taliban broke down his door, burst inside and shot his wife. The gunmen left, but would soon redouble their efforts to kill him because of his work for the British government. Sayyid’s… Read More »‘They’d come to kill me’: The Afghan tax reformer hunted by the Taliban and abandoned by the Britain he served

Russia-Ukraine war: three wounded in fresh shelling near nuclear reactor as UN urges demilitarised zone – live

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