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As the Taliban sets a hard August 31st deadline for the withdrawal of US forces from the country they again control, RT America’s John Huddy looks into the origin of the Taliban. He explains how Washington’s decision to cultivate Islamic extremism in its decades-long effort to undermine the Soviet Union during the Cold War led to the likes of Al Qaeda, the Taliban and Islamic State.
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