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Afghanistan turmoil

Resurgent Taliban and shaken economy upend life in Afghanistan

Heavier reliance on opium production and drug trade likely as international aid ceases

Afghans walk on a street in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 22.   © AP

NEW DELHI -- The Taliban face an urgent early task to bolster Afghanistan's economy as workers stay at home and international donors withhold funds over the Islamist militant group's recapture of power.

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