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Seven Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

Jun 13 2013, 3:54am CDT | by

Kabul, June 13 (IANS) Seven Taliban militants were killed in Afghanistan's Kunduz province Thursday when security forces raided a militant hideout, a local official said.

Kabul, June 13 — Seven Taliban militants were killed in Afghanistan's Kunduz province Thursday when security forces raided a militant hideout, a local official said. The security forces including...

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Seven Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

Jun 13 2013, 3:54am CDT | by

Kabul, June 13 (IANS) Seven Taliban militants were killed in Afghanistan's Kunduz province Thursday when security forces raided a militant hideout, a local official said.

Kabul, June 13 — Seven Taliban militants were killed in Afghanistan's Kunduz province Thursday when security forces raided a militant hideout, a local official said.

The security forces including police stormed a hideout of Taliban rebels in Dasht-e-Archi district early morning, leaving seven militants including Qari Mohammad Halim, a shadowy governor of the district, dead, reported Xinhua citing the district police chief Hamid Agha.

There were no casualties on security forces, he added.

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For years, Pakistan has consistently renewed its international image as a country of grave concern, with not only its inability to halt the progress of terrorist and militant groups within the country but also its inability to provide basic needs of its own population. Far from offering any assurance that it can control the growing militancy of terror groups like the Pakistani Taliban, the government of Pakistan is not even able to exhibit any competency for protecting the fun ...
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