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The group was even able to briefly take control of northern Kunduz City in 2015 and for a second time a year later. Nicholson said, "We hope that the fighting will end and that we will be able to begin a reconciliation process or will be able to see ...
One of the insurgents' major targets has been Kunduz City in the north, which borders the country of Tajikistan. Afghan troops and war pilots have been repeatedly deployed there from the assaulted base.

Lt. Gen. Brad Webb, commander of Air Force Special Operations Command, presents Tech. Sgt. Brian Claughsey, a combat controller with the 21st Special Tactics Squadron, a Silver Star Medal April 7, 2017, at Pope army Airfield, N.C.
Entire swathes of the country's north, including the rural areas around the major city of Kunduz, are also in insurgent hands.
The Taliban take the American planes seriously; when they briefly captured the northern city of Kunduz in 2015, they paid a heavy price.
When Afghan forces called in an airstrike against Taliban fighters during fighting in the northern city of Kunduz on Oct. 3, 2015, human error, mechanical failure, fatigue and a high operational tempo led a U.S.
Sgt. Brian Claughsey, a combat controller with the 21st Special Tactics Squadron, received the Silver Star April 7, 2017, at Pope army Airfield, N.C.
(MENAFN - Daily Outlook Afghanistan) Kunduz City - Assadullah Omarkhail, the governor of northern Kunduz province, on Monday confirmed that the provincial administration paid death benefits to between 50 or 60 Taliban families in the province.
Sgt. Brian Claughsey, a combat controller assigned to the 21st Special Tactics Squadron, was awarded the nation's third highest valor medal for his role in liberating Kunduz City, Afghanistan, from the Taliban over four days, Sept. 30 to Oct. 4, while ...
"Their charge was to dig deep in to the city, clear some key government buildings, establish control and set conditions for taking back the city of Kunduz," Webb said. That was no easy task, according to officials. Claughsey said the allied force ...
By: Charlsy Panzino, April 7, 2017 (Photo Credit: Air Force). In September 2015, then-Staff Sgt. Brian Claughsey was deployed with the 21st Special Tactics Squadron in Afghanistan when his team got a call: The city of Kunduz was under attack by the ...
To maximise this objective, Russia is believed to have supplied arms to the Taliban for the takeover of the northern city of Kunduz. Russia will presumably continue to maintain intelligence coordination with the Afghan Taliban and support the group ...

An Air Force combat controller who risked his life during a battle to retake the northern Afghanistan city of Kunduz in 2015 will receive the Silver Star in a ceremony on Fort Bragg next week.
An Air Force combat controller who risked his life during a battle to retake the northern Afghanistan city of Kunduz in 2015 will receive the Silver Star in a ceremony on Fort Bragg next week.
The joint operation between the three security branches was launched to clear the area of insurgents who have been active close to the city.
And according to a confidential report exclusively obtained by The Diplomat, the Taliban have amended their tactics in view of an allegedly imminent assault on Kunduz City, where also U.S. and German forces are deployed. On February 28, weeks before ...
With warmer spring weather beginning, increased fighting is expected across Afghanistan and security officials warn that 2017 may be even tougher than a year ago, when both Lashkar Gah, the provincial capital of Helmand, and the northern city of Kunduz ...
With U.S. President Donald Trump yet to announce a new Afghanistan strategy, the loss of Sangin underlines the scale of the challenge facing the western-backed government and its worldwide partners, which left Afghan forces fighting largely alone after ...
"Over the past one and a half years Kunduz City fell twice to AGEs," he said. "Current conflicts and insecurities resulted in suspension and postponement of investment and private business in the province.
Security officials warn that 2017 may be even tougher than a year ago, when both Lashkar Gah, the provincial capital of Helmand, and the northern city of Kunduz came close to falling. The new US President Donald Trump has yet to announce his ...
On September 5/6 Kabul attacks occurred in which 40 people were killed, on October 2/3 Taliban attacked Kunduz City, likewise on October 4, a US soldier was killed in a bomb blast at Nangarhar province of Afghanistan so on and so forth.
The VR film was created in Geneva, but inspired by media and surveillance footage from a real attacks on hospitals, including the deadly US bombing of an MSF hospital in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz in October 2015 that killed 42 people ...
Nine Afghan policemen killed. "A police official apparently affiliated with the Taliban group gunned down the victims at a checkpoint near Kunduz City and escaped," the official told Xinhua news agency.
The VR film was created in Geneva, but inspired by media and surveillance footage from a real attacks on hospitals, including the deadly US bombing of an MSF hospital in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz in October 2015 that killed 42 people ...
Kunduz Governor Assadullah Amarkhel said at the start of March that the Taliban were planning to attack the city of Kunduz again.
And 68-year-old Haji Allah Dad lost 20 relatives, including his brother and sister-in-law, in a US and Afghan special forces operation near the northern city of Kunduz last November. Allah Dad said he received no money from the US military, though he ...
The joint operation between the three security branches was launched to clear the area of insurgents who have been active close to the city.
And according to a confidential report exclusively obtained by The Diplomat, the Taliban have amended their tactics in view of an allegedly imminent assault on Kunduz City, where also U.S. and German forces are deployed. On February 28, weeks before ...
"Over the past one and a half years Kunduz City fell twice to AGEs," he said. "Current conflicts and insecurities resulted in suspension and postponement of investment and private business in the province.
With warmer spring weather beginning, increased fighting is expected across Afghanistan and security officials warn that 2017 may be even tougher than a year ago, when both Lashkar Gah, the provincial capital of Helmand, and the northern city of Kunduz ...
On September 5/6 Kabul attacks occurred in which 40 people were killed, on October 2/3 Taliban attacked Kunduz City, likewise on October 4, a US soldier was killed in a bomb blast at Nangarhar province of Afghanistan so on and so forth.
The VR film was created in Geneva, but inspired by media and surveillance footage from a real attacks on hospitals, including the deadly US bombing of an MSF hospital in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz in October 2015 that killed 42 people ...
Nine Afghan policemen killed. "A police official apparently affiliated with the Taliban group gunned down the victims at a checkpoint near Kunduz City and escaped," the official told Xinhua news agency.
"A personnel of local police apparently affiliated with the Taliban group brutally gunned down nine members of local police in a checkpoint in Kocha-e-Qazaq locality in the southern edge of provincial capital Kunduz City early today morning and made ...
The VR film was created in Geneva, but inspired by media and surveillance footage from a real attacks on hospitals, including the deadly US bombing of an MSF hospital in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz in October 2015 that killed 42 people ...
Kunduz Governor Assadullah Amarkhel said at the start of March that the Taliban were planning to attack the city of Kunduz again.
And 68-year-old Haji Allah Dad lost 20 relatives, including his brother and sister-in-law, in a U.S. and Afghan special forces operation near the northern city of Kunduz last November. Allah Dad said he received no money from the U.S. military, though ...
When Air Force planes conducted an airstrike that killed Taliban commander Mullah Abdul Salam in Kunduz province Feb. 26, a joint operation with Afghan Security Forces, it marked the first salvo in a renewed strategy by U.S.
An Afghan father recently described how his 15-year-old son lost both feet after stepping on a mine. He couldn't get proper care in Kunduz City - the only trauma centre there had been destroyed - so he took a taxi more than 200 miles to Kabul. By the ...
At least five members of the Afghan Security Forces were killed today when their checkpoint came under an insurgent attack in northeastern Kunduz province, an Afghan official said.
Abdul Hamid Hamid, provincial police chief in Kunduz, said a large group of Taliban fighters attacked the post near the city of Kunduz. Meanwhile, 18 insurgents were killed by airstrikes in the Imam Sahib district of Kunduz province, according to a ...
Abdul Hamid Hamid, provincial police chief in Kunduz, said a large group of Taliban fighters attacked the post near the city of Kunduz. Meanwhile, According to a statement released by the Interior Ministry said, 18 insurgents were killed by airstrikes ...
Attentati dei talebani e raid Dell'aviazione afghana hanno causato numerose vittime in varie province nelle ultime 24 ore, in una recrudescenza del conflitto che dopo 16 anni non trova soluzione in Afghanistan. Il ministero dell'Interno a Kabul ha reso ...
Abdul Hamid Hamid, provincial police chief in Kunduz, said a large group of Taliban fighters attacked the post near the city of Kunduz. Meanwhile, 18 insurgents were killed by airstrikes in the Imam Sahib district of Kunduz province, according to a ...
... President Ashraf Ghani said the Taliban were "launching such attacks to raise the morale of their fighters" after the recent killing of insurgent commander Mullah Salam.


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