Afghanistan: Leaked Foreign Office report warned of 'rapid Taliban advances' on 22 July - but Raab claims intelligence said Taliban takeover was 'unlikely' this year

A leaked Foreign Office report seen by Sky News warned government ministers on 22 July that the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan would lead to "rapid Taliban advances".

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