One Land, Two Rules (10): Three case studies on Taleban sales of state land

As the Taleban have expanded their areas of control around the country, anecdotal reports have been popping up of Taleban commissions and commanders in several provinces selling state land. However, a closer look into the three most prominent examples – Helmand, Uruzgan and Takhar – reveals a murkier picture than media reports and claims by government … Continue reading One Land, Two Rules (10): Three case studies on Taleban sales of state land