Panjshir Valley, legend of Ahmed Shah Massoud & odds on fresh resistance to Taliban
Taliban Move To Take Resistance Stronghold Panjshir, Ahmad Massoud Says ‘Won’t Surrender’
Afghanistan remembers Ahmad Shah Massoud
Ahmed Shah Massood Killed - 2001 | Today In History | 9 Sept 17
Ahmad Shah Massoud was an Afghan politician and military commander. He was a powerful guerrilla commander during the resistance against the Soviet occupation between 1979 and 1989. In the 1990s, he led the government's military wing against rival militias; after the Taliban takeover, he was the leading opposition commander against their regime until his assassination in 2001.