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Cultural holocaust

“The dust of Kabul’s blowing soil smarts lightly in my eyes,But I love her, for knowledge and love both come from her dust.”– Kabul, by 17th century Persian poet Sa’ib-I-Tabrizi. KABUL – Was it a vision, or a waking nightmare? The Taliban’s grip on power in Kabul (1996-2001) may have simply melted away. They are […]