Can Afghanistan’s underground “sneakers” survive the Taliban?

When the Taliban captured the city of Herat on August 12, Yasin and his colleagues predicted that it would not be long before the Taliban’s invading forces occupied their home city of Mazar-i-Sharif. “Things were more tense in Mazar too, so me and the other computer kars Working together, Mazar held a secret meeting to […]

Create Chinese muscle in Afghanistan’s rare earth mineral deposits

President Biden’s hasty exit Afghanistan and of the Taliban‘s rapid takeover has left the US in a difficult spot to access the country’s rare earth minerals. Chinese positioned itself to make money. Biden’s economic and climate agenda relies heavily on rare earth minerals to transform power and transportation markets and rebuild the nation’s semiconductor industry. […]

How and why did the Taliban win Afghanistan’s hi-tech war?

Things were quite different for the coalition. Western powers have had access to a wide range of world-class technology, from space-based surveillance to remotely controlled systems such as robots and drones. But for them, the war in Afghanistan was not a war of survival; It was an election war. And therefore, most of the technology […]