During their previous rule from 1996 to 2001, the Taliban stopped girls from receiving any form of education, while women were unable to work or leave the house without being accompanied by a male relative.
Those who defied them commonly received punishments and beatings.
“Fifa’s leadership is personally involved in negotiating the complex evacuation of footballers and other athletes,” the governing body said.
“This is an extremely challenging environment and, given the delicate and volatile situation on the ground, please understand we cannot provide any further details at this stage.”
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