- Their objective has always been to retake Afghanistan. Historically they did not have territorial ambitions beyond that, but after winning this war who knows? I'm guessing that a large part of the existing 30,000 strong Afghan army may find they they have suddenly have had a change of heart and join up with their Taliban brothers. Along with their equipment. So Afghanistan my well turn out to be a bit of a regional power.
- A bigger issue would Al-Qaeda and Deash (ISIS). Both organisations have historically be happy to work against many countries and it's possible they may find themselves quite at home in Afghanistan.
- On another point - can we please please not put current updates on the article page? The new "current situation" section is already out of date. This sort of real-time updating never turns out well.Bob"Life is short and (insert adjective)" 13:39, 16 August 2021 (UTC)
I have removed the "current situation" section.
These things never work well on a wiki. It would be best to wait until the situation has stabilized before creating a significant section.Bob"Life is short and (insert adjective)" 14:22, 17 August 2021 (UTC)