surrendered to the Taliban who are wearing sandals & outdated weaponry
This time instead of walking the line, Taliban said add the Humvees in a straight line.
To add: The Taliban provided these men with money & assistance to go home.
The men assured the Taliban that they will not rejoin the Afghan gov’t.
The Taliban were provided with Humvees, weapons & intelligence of all details within the security apparatus.
⚪White = Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (“Taliban” control)
Red = Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (Afghan National Army control)
Important to note that there is a land vs population disparity. Sparsely populated rural areas.