As U.S. withdraws from Afghanistan, darkness falls on Taliban’s birthplace

By Sudarsan Raghavan, May 8, 2015

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — Inside a former U.S. military combat outpost, still ringed by curled barbed wire and blast walls, several massive generators are silent. Outside, factories that depend on the machines for electricity are either shuttered or on the brink of closing.Read full article >>