The Taliban arrived on the gates of the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday.
Hours later by dusk, it was reported that the Afghan president Ashraf Ghani had fled the
nation. He posted on his Fb web page to say he was leaving to keep away from a bloody battle in Kabul.
However many Afghans left behind say his departure quantities to nothing wanting abandonment. He has been referred to as a coward on-line and criticised for his failure
to cope with the Taliban in previous months as they made speedy good points.
Final night time, Bismillah Khan Mohammadi, the defence minister tweeted a damning criticism of Ghani. It got here simply three hours after he assured the Afghan folks Kabul can be protected by the Defence Power.
“They tied our hands behind our backs and sold the homeland, damn the rich man and his gang,” he tweeted. His tweet has been appreciated greater than 20,000 occasions.
One other tweet closely criticising Ghani with swear phrases was posted by the Afghan embassy in India earlier than it was deleted. The embassy’s press secretary later stated it had been hacked.
A New York Occasions reporter in Kabul, Sharif Hassan tweeted that
“Afghans won’t ever forgive Ghani & his 2 minions, Mohib&Fazly” [two