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Afghan Taliban leader’s son carries out a suicide attack in Helmand province

Islamabad: Hafiz Abdul Rehman Khalid son of Taliban leader Mullah Hibat ul Allah Akhundzadeh carried out a suicide attack along with 2 other associates in Greshek district of Helmand Province in Afghanistan killing scores of Afghan forces on Thursday, Prime News reported. According to Prime News Agency  the Taliban spokesman …

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Afghans Don't Hate America

MAX BOOT Violent Afghan protests over the burning of Qurans have strengthened the hand of those in Washington who argue for a faster reduction of U.S. troops. Especially galling was an incident of violence within Afghanistan’s Interior Ministry, in which a disaffected driver shot and killed two American advisers. Many …

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