"That is the only (re)building that you see in Kabul, besided large and expensive homes of powerful warlords and the elite working for foreign occupying forces, but majority of Afghans live in abject poverty and destitution and they see the taliban and their jihad as the best way forwards towards achieving and re-establishing the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan where they will live in peace and the resources will be divided equally and there won't be so many beggers in Kabul and other areas." Maiwand Al-Afghani wrote