Uptick in Killing of Religious Scholars as Taliban Look to Curtail Their Influence by MUJIB MASHAL and JAWAD SUKHANYAR


By MUJIB MASHAL and JAWAD SUKHANYAR

The Taliban’s targeting of scholars in Afghanistan has been a reminder of the weight the insurgents give to religious influence in their campaign to disrupt government.

Published: May 27, 2017 at 08:00PM

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