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Afghan Security Forces In Standoff With Taliban In Kandahar


Afghan security forces traded fire with Taliban militants in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar on May 26 after the militants stormed a residence late at night. Security officials said forces were trying to retake the building -- a hostel housing trainee teachers -- without causing harm to civilians. (RFE/RL's Radio Free Afghanistan)


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