TITLE

A Widening Divide

PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Middle East;Oct98, Issue 283, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that tension between Iran and the Taliban movement has increased since the movement's majority control of Afghanistan, while examining the Islamic practices of the movement. Restrictions which the Taliban has imposed on women, including the banning of education; Accusations against the Taliban in relation to the disappearance of 11 Iranian diplomats; Reference to the seizure of Mazar-i-Sharif, capital of the anti-Taliban alliance in the northern region of Afghanistan.
ACCESSION #
1206215

 

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