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Afghanistan turmoil

Iran joy at U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan fades quickly

Taliban's takeover of Kabul creates economic and security conundrum for Tehran

Taliban fighters patrol a market in Kabul's Old City on Sept. 14.   © AP

TEHRAN -- Iran's delight at the U.S. military exit from Afghanistan has given way to dilemmas over how to handle the Taliban regime and the prospect of increased terrorist activity both in the central Asia country and Iraq.

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