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18 Villages Cleared Of Taliban In Northern Afghanistan

The Afghan forces have cleared several villages in Baghlan, Kunduz and Takhar provinces from Taliban militants’ presence. In a statement released on Saturday, the Afghan Army said that 16 villages in Dand-e-Ghori, Dand-e-Shahabuddin and Kilagai areas of Baghlan province were cleared of insurgents so far. General Abbas Tawakali, an army …

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Takhar Airstrikes Kill 40 Taliban Militants

At least 40 Taliban militants were killed in airstrikes in Takhar province, local officials confirmed to Ariana News. According to provincial spokesman Jawad Hejri, the strikes were conducted on Tuesday night in Khawajah Bahawodin district of Takhar province. He added that at least five senior Taliban commanders were also among …

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Taliban Takes Control of Yangi Qala District in Takhar

Taliban militants took control of Yangi Qala district in northern Takhar province on Thursday, a local official said. Provincial governor spokesman Jawad Hijri told Ariana News that Afghan forces retreated from the district to avoid civilian casualties. He added that Afghan forces will launch an operation to retake the district …

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