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‘Burning issues’ in India & what the US left behind in Afghanistan

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

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The selected cartoons appeared first in other publications, either in print or online, or on social media, and are credited appropriately.

In today’s featured cartoon, Sandeep Adhwaryu on ‘burning issues’ in the country — rise in diesel, petrol, and LPG prices, and unemployment crisis.

Nala Ponnappa | Twitter/@PonnappaCartoon

Nala Ponnappa on the Taliban seizing US military’s weapons, helicopters, guns and trucks, and a general failure of the US foreign policy in Afghanistan.

Alok Nirantar | Twitter/@caricatured

Alok Nirantar on Beijing’s intention to work with the yet-to-be-formed Taliban government in Kabul and apprehensions of other countries regarding China’s ambitions in the region.

R Prasad | Twitter @rprasad66

R. Prasad on China and Russia’s ‘support‘ for the Taliban after the US withdrawal from Afghanistan, and Pakistan ‘celebrating‘ victory of the Taliban.

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