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Afghanistan: Taliban Fighters Enter Northern City of Kunduz

Fighters from the Taliban militant group entered the northern Afghan city of Kunduz Sunday, advancing against Afghan forces in the same city that it captured a year ago. Sheer Ali Kamawal, police commander in Kunduz, told Reuters that the attack started at midnight and that Taliban militants had stationed themselves in several homes in the city. Clashes are continuing across the city and at least one policeman was killed and four more wounded in the fighting, according to the Afghan Interior Ministry.
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