How did the Taliban become a prominent Afghan group?

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The Taliban has held its first news conference since it took over Afghanistan on Sunday.
The group has pledged inclusion and education for women, religious tolerance and an amnesty for anyone who worked with the government or foreign forces.
But reports of Taliban rule in cities captured during the group's advance have raised fears about these promises.
Let's take a closer look at how the Taliban became a prominent group and what it ultimately wants.
Al Jazeera's Osama Bin Javaid has more.

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