Fear and Misery in an Afghan City Where Taliban Stalk the Streets – The New York Times

Selling Fruit Where the Taliban Stalk the Streets (Published 2021)

For weeks, the northern city of Kunduz has suffered daily street battles. Times journalists were there to document a cat-and-mouse war for control.

Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/07/14/world/asia/afghanistan-kunduz-taliban.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=World%20News

The Afghan way of war in 2021 comes down to this: a watermelon vendor on a sweltering city street, a government Humvee at the front line just 30 feet away, and Taliban fighters lurking unseen on the other side of the road