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The South China Morning Post (SCMP), with its Sunday edition, the Sunday Morning Post, is a Hong Kong-based English-language newspaper founded in 1903. It is Hong Kong’s newspaper of record, owned by Alibaba Group.
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South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Afghans displaced by Taliban violence flee to ancient city ruins” – below is their description.
Qala-e-Kohna, in southern Afghanistan, was once the winter home of sultans. Today, it has drawn an influx of Afghans, displaced by renewed Taliban violence, to make a home among the clay ruins. The astonishing ruin architecture has garnered international attention amid calls for the preservation and repair of the decaying structures.
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In This Story: Afghanistan
Occupying 652,000 square kilometers (252,000 sq mi), it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. The population is around 32 million, composed mostly of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and Uzbeks.