Afghanistan is now part of the post-American world
Will the Taliban's defeat of the US be a boost to jihadis across the globe? The rapid fall of Kabul to the Taliban marks for Gideon Rachman the end of US influence in the region. Now, the movement is likely to seek international recognition and the trade that would come from that. In this short but insightful analysis, Rachman examines the potential consequences of what's happening right now in Afghanistan.
From Financial Times