Iran has strongly condemned the Taliban’s crackdown on militants in Panshi, AFP reported. On Monday, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh told reporters: “The news coming from Panshir is really worrying. The attack is being strongly condemned.
Iran, a Shiite-majority country, has refrained from criticizing the group for so long since Kabul fell to the Taliban. However, after the news broke that the Taliban had taken full control of Panshi, Khatibzadeh said: