French foreign minister: Taliban will be judged on actions, not words


‘They announced they would respect the rights gained in Afghanistan over the past 20 years. [Now] they need to demonstrate it,’ Jean-Yves Le Drian said. 

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French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said the Taliban regime that has taken over Afghanistan would be judged on their actions to preserve freedoms established in the country, leaving the door ajar to what he called “a different generation” of the group who ruled the country from 1996 to 2001, reports Politico