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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 Releases Four Kidnapped Judges

The Taliban has released four judges who were kidnapped by the militant group from Jawzjan-Sar-e-Pul highway earlier this month, officials said Tuesday. Confirming the report, Sar-e-Pul Police Chief, Abdul Qayum Baqizoi said that the judges have been freed, following a series of political talks. Sources, however, told Ariana News that …

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