Women protest in Kabul

The Taliban have said they want peace, will not take revenge against old enemies and would respect the rights of women within the framework of Islamic law.

Within Afghanistan women have expressed skepticism and several women were ordered to leave their jobs during the Taliban's rapid advance across the country.

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