Fleeing from the zealots

October 1996
Christian Century;10/23/96, Vol. 113 Issue 30, p1005
Reports on the departure of Afghan refugees from the Pangshair Valley on October 3, 1996. Fighting between troops loyal to guerrilla chief Ahmed Shah Masood and Afghanistan's hardline Islamist Taliban militia; Issuance of harsh edicts by the Taliban-ruled government.


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