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  1. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Suicide bombers attack peaceful province in Afghan north

    Posted May 29th 2013, 05:35pm by Reuters in Panjshir

    ... that toppled the Islamist group’s government in late 2001. Two attackers blew themselves up at the entrance of the fortified compound in the pre-dawn assault, which was followed by a 30-minute gun ... of the country considered safe enough for the Nato-led coalition to hand control to their Afghan counterparts two years ago. The assault also came five days after Taliban militants launched a large, ...

  2. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Taliban behead 17 at party in Afghanistan

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 04:43pm

    ... for public executions and the suppression of music and parties. “Two women and 15 men were beheaded. They were partying with music in an area under the control of the Taliban,” he said. Nematullah ... with their guns,” he said. “It was an insider plot.” If it is confirmed that the attack was facilitated by soldiers it will mark a new escalation in a string of insider attacks on Afghan and Nato security ...

  3. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Four Nato troops killed by ‘Afghan police’

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 04:34pm by Agence France-Presse in Kabul

    ... Army uniforms and armed with guns, rockets and suicide vests. Nato on Sunday confirmed the material losses as six US AV-8B Harrier fighter jets destroyed and two significantly damaged, three ... Taliban control and the militia claimed responsibility. At the time, Nato said the cause of the crash was under investigation. At least 332 Western troops have been killed in Afghanistan so far ...



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