Taliban ‘clearly’ behind violence in Afghanistan
SpaceWar.com reports: “The Taliban are ‘clearly’ responsible for violence in Afghanistan, with civilians and Afghan security forces taking the brunt of the bloodshed, the commander of US forces in the Middle East said Thursday.
General Kenneth McKenzie, head of the US Army Central Command (Centcom), made the remark on a regional tour, as President Joe Biden reviews a military withdrawal from the country planned for the beginning of May.
The Taliban denies being behind the violence which has escalated as US-brokered peace negotiations with the Afghan government stalled, saying those responsible are other jihadist groups.
But General McKenzie has blamed them directly…”View Original Article