Post Profile

Afghan Officials Report Major Gains In Kunduz After Push By Taliban

Afghan forces regained control of most of the northern city of Kunduz city on Tuesday amid sporadic fighting, officials said, a day after Taliban militants appeared to encounter little resistance as they pushed to the city center. But social media accounts linked to the Taliban, which had taunted Afghan forces and their Western backers throughout Monday’s attack, said the group’s fighters were still inside Kunduz city on Tuesday with “clashes ongoing” and government troops “on the run”.
read more


Related Posts

Taliban launch major push to retake northern Afghan city

News : Reuters: World News

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Hundreds of Taliban insurgents have launched an offensive to seize the northern Afghan city of Kunduz, which they captured and held for several days last year, provincial officials said on Friday.

Afghan forces battle to regain control of city after stunning loss

News : The Newsroom

By Mirwais Harooni KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan forces backed by U.S. air support battled Taliban fighters for control of the northern city of Kunduz on Tuesday, after the militants seized a provincial capital for the first time since t...

Afghan troops push into city of Kunduz, Taliban in retreat

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says government forces have retaken control of the strategic northern city of Kunduz, which was seized by the Taliban earlier this week, and have forced the insurgents to retreat.

Afghan forces recapture city center amid fierce clashes with Taliban

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot

By Hamid Shalizi KUNDUZ, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Afghan troops recaptured the center of the strategic northern city of Kunduz on Thursday amid fierce clashes with Taliban militants, three days after losing the provincial capital in ...

Taliban resist Afghan forces' counterattack in northern city of Kunduz

News : Reuters: World News

KABUL (Reuters) - Pockets of Taliban fighters held out overnight against Afghan government forces in the northern city of Kunduz, a police official said on Tuesday, a day after the militants pushed deep into the city center.


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC