The attack on Qala-i-Naw comes as the Taliban carry out a blistering campaign across the country. Photo: AFP The attack on Qala-i-Naw comes as the Taliban carry out a blistering campaign across the country. Photo: AFP
The attack on Qala-i-Naw comes as the Taliban carry out a blistering campaign across the country. Photo: AFP
Afghanistan

Afghan commandos battle Taliban for control of city as residents flee

  • Plumes of smoke billowed over Qala-i-Naw, the capital of Badghis province, as fighting raged for a second straight day
  • With the US pull-out ‘90 per cent complete’, the insurgents have launched a blistering campaign to capture new territory

Topic |   Afghanistan
The attack on Qala-i-Naw comes as the Taliban carry out a blistering campaign across the country. Photo: AFP The attack on Qala-i-Naw comes as the Taliban carry out a blistering campaign across the country. Photo: AFP
The attack on Qala-i-Naw comes as the Taliban carry out a blistering campaign across the country. Photo: AFP
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