The Guardian view on Afghanistan: aid is not enough
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The dire conditions endured in the wake of the Taliban’s seizure of power are worsening. Humanitarian relief alone won’t suffice

It is the United Nations’ biggest ever appeal for a single country. But the $5bn (£3.7bn) sought to stave off catastrophe in Afghanistan is dwarfed both by the trillions that were poured into the war, and by the level of current need. The Disasters Emergency Committee says that 95% of Afghans do not have enough to eat, and one million children are at risk of dying from...

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