Afghan Women Are Vulnerable If the U.S. Returns Power to the Taliban

The U.S. government exploited the plight of Afghan girls and women and forgot its promises to help them

A 24-year-old artist and designer Zahra works in her office in Kabul.
A 24-year-old artist and designer Zahra works in her office in Kabul on August 6, 2019. The deal between the U.S. and the Taliban leaves unresolved the fate of Afghan women. Photo: Wakil Kohsar/AFP/Getty