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Taliban Key Commander Killed in Faryab

A key commander of the Taliban along with six other insurgents was killed on Tuesday night during a Special Operation conducted by commando forces in Faryab province, the 209 Shaheen Corps said in a statement on Wednesday. The statement identifies the Taliban commander as Abu-Talha. The military operation was conducted in Garzivan district of …

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Taliban Overruns Faryab District

Taliban militants have captured Belcheragh district of Faryab province, a local official said Sunday. Provincial Council Chief Tahir Rahmani said that the district fell to Taliban after one week of intense fighting between Afghan forces and the insurgents. According to Mr. Rahmani, about 40 Afghan security forces have been taken …

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Taliban Seizes Ghor’s Tiorah District Hours After Capturing Kohistan in Faryab

The Taliban insurgents have taken control of Tiorah district of central Ghor province, following the capture of Kohistan district of Faryab in north of Afghanistan, local officials said Sunday. Toirah district was seized by the Taliban on Sunday morning, said the Provincial Governor’s Spokesman, Abdulhai Khatibi. The provincial police commander  …

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