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Afghan official says Taliban attacks killed 12 policemen

Afghan official says Taliban attacks killed 12 policemen

May 30, – Also, seven police officers were wounded in the attacks and seven others were missing, presumably abducted by the Taliban. The attacks, which took place in the province’s Gereshk district, were launched Sunday night and lasted for many hours, said Hismatullah Daulatzai, head of police for the greater Helmand zone. A string of […]

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Prominent al-Qaida figure killed in US drone strike in Syria

Prominent al-Qaida figure killed in US drone strike in Syria

Apr 08, – The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Rifai Ahmad Taha was killed in a strike Tuesday in the northwestern Idlib province. A senior Egyptian al-Qaida figure fighting in Syria was killed in a U.S. drone strike this week, the latest to be killed in such attacks in Syria, a Syrian opposition […]

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