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Here again, though, the analogy shows the risk, as the mujahideen groups America helped fight the Soviets in Afghanistan ultimately gave birth to Al-Qaeda and other terrorist groups.
In 1996, the group entered Kabul, forcing the mujahideen to flee the capital.
But internal power struggles soon led to a bloody civil war between different mujahideen factions.
The war and mujahideen infighting gave the Taliban the perfect opportunity to emerge.
Saudi clerics used to urge on Sunni mujahideen against the supposedly heretical Alawite clan ruling Syria with their Iranian allies.
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