'This victory belongs to us all': Taliban spokesman

'This victory belongs to us all': Taliban spokesman after US withdrawal

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid (C) speaks to the media at the airport in Kabul. Credit: AFP Photo

The Taliban's top spokesman congratulated Afghans on their victory on Tuesday, hours after the last US troops left the country following 20 years of military intervention.

"Congratulations to Afghanistan... this victory belongs to us all," Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said from the runway of Kabul airport.

"We want to have good relations with the US and the world. We welcome good diplomatic relations with them all," he added.

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