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When the Taliban captured the city of Herat on August 12, Yasin and his colleagues speculated that it wouldn’t be long before the Taliban’s invading forces took over their own city of Mazar-i-Sharif.Can Afghanistan’s underground “sneakernet” survive the Taliban?|Ruchi Kumar|November 26, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Women in Herat started anti-Taliban protests in the city in support of their right to work.Afghanistan: Women Are At The Forefront Of Protests Against The Taliban|LGBTQ-Editor|September 16, 2021|No Straight News
In late April, Nadia fled her native Zendeh Jan district in western Afghanistan near the border with Iran, banking on anonymity in the bustling provincial capital city of Herat, where she now rents a house.
Melina, a recent high school graduate in Herat’s Obe district, a far-flung, mountainous area captured by the Taliban from the Afghan government in June, says she barely managed to complete her own education this past year.
The number of girls registered to take the kankor, the annual university entrance exam in May, dropped in parts of Herat compared to the past, warn local officials from the province.
One of the goals of the Herat operation was to discredit Sharif, who has no control over the ISI or the Pakistani army.
The U.S. should step up intelligence cooperation with India to prevent and deter attacks such as the ones in Mumbai and Herat.
Shibirghan lies between the largest city in the north, Mazar-e Sharif, to the east and the largest city in the west, Herat.The Warlord Who Defines Afghanistan: An Excerpt From Bruce Riedel’s ’What We Won’|Bruce Riedel|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In Herat I paid my respects to the grave of Dost Mohammad Khan at the Sufi shrine of Gaza Gagh.‘A War for No Wise Purpose’: Afghanistan Defeats the West Again|William Dalrymple|April 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The professor noted his Herat University students did not want U.S. troops to stay longer than necessary.America Prepares to Fold in Afghanistan But Must Stay|John Kael Weston|January 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The conditions, however, were rejected, and it was evident that the shah would only be satisfied with the sovereignty of Herat.
On hearing of the raising of the siege of Herat, the intentions of the Indian government were in some degree modified.
A treaty of peace was presently concluded in which all claim to Herat was abandoned by Chinese war ships sank Persia.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
A map was produced, on which the country to the north of Herat was carefully examined, and Russia's claims were made known to him.Forty-one years in India|Frederick Sleigh Roberts
There can be little doubt that this is Kuhsan (or Kusan), one of the most important towns of the Herat valley.The Gates of India|Thomas Holdich