With the withdrawal of the last American soldier from the region, a period in Afghanistan ended, the second era of the Taliban began.
The United States yesterday commemorated the September 11 attacks that led to the invasion of Afghanistan. On the same day, interesting images came from Afghanistan.
According to information from Voice of America, as the United States and the world commemorate the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, the Taliban raised their flag at the presidential palace in the capital.
This gesture by the Taliban was confirmed by a spokesperson. International news agencies have also shared images of these moments with their subscribers.
This move by the Taliban prompted a reaction in American public opinion in a short time. Because the Taliban hoisted their flag at the presidential palace, announcing the start of their reign in the country on the anniversary of the attack.
On the same day, a group of women in black chadors gathered at Shaheed Rabbani University of Education in Kabul to support the Taliban.
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Bin Laden, the architect of the 9/11 attack, which was one of the main reasons the United States invaded Afghanistan, was found after a 10-year struggle and was killed by the US special forces.
Bin Laden and Al-Qaeda began to gain recognition in the world with the attacks they carried out in the 1990s, but their real recognition was with the September 11 attacks in which 3,000 people lost their lives. .
Born in Saudi Arabia, Bin Laden was the most searched name in the world. Bin Laden is said to have a personal fortune of $ 100 million and this is Al Qaeda’s main source of income.
Bin Laden was on the FBI’s most wanted list before September 11.
Other attacks allegedly carried out on the orders of Osama bin Laden include the October 1993 attack on US troops in Somalia, the double bombing of US embassies in East Africa in August 1998, which left 224 dead, and the attack on 17 sailors in October 2000. assassinated.