Symbolic Afghan District Falls To Taliban

The center of Sangin, in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province, has been taken by the Taliban. It's a symbolic victory — the region was a bloody battleground for British and U.S. troops during the war in Afghanistan.

Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Dawood Azami (@dawoodazami), editor at the BBC's Afghan service.

Note: This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.


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