Women Chant in Defiance of Taliban Near Kabul's Presidential Palace

Protesters crowded the streets surrounding the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan, on September 7, with Taliban fighters firing gunshots to disperse the gatherings.

Instagram user royarajabi_245 says this video shows the scene near the palace, captioning her post with “Kabul against the Taliban.”

A separate video shared with Storyful shows two children among those running away from the sound of gunshots in the city. Other footage showed armed men firing into the air. Credit: royarajabi_245 via Storyful

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