1. How did the Taliban initially communicate with the people of the Swat Valley?
2. Does the Taliban’s message change from the beginning of the chapter to the end? If so, how?
3. Why does the Taliban destroy the Buddhas?
4. Who is Benazir Bhutto and why is she important?
5. What was the outcome of the attack on Benazir Bhutto?
6. What is the Qaumi Jirga? Why is it important?
7. Who is Shabana and why was she killed?