For Afghanistan, 2021 was one of the watershed years in its history. After 20 years of war, the U.S. pulled back its troops from Afghanistan, which led to the return of the Taliban to power.
Several countries have suspended or substantially cut aid to Afghanistan after the Taliban takeover. The country is now on the brink of a humanitarian disaster.
Read more:Explained | Why is Afghanistan staring at a humanitarian disaster?
Reporting: Stanly Johny
Voiceover and Production: K Rajashree Das