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Taliban Attack on Afghan Army Base Kills 30 Soldiers

Taliban insurgents stormed a key military base in northeastern Afghanistan, killing at least 30 soldiers and wounding 17 others.  Officials confirmed the casualties Thursday, telling VOA the pre-dawn surprise assault in the Khwaja Ghar district in Takhar province enabled rebels to seize all military equipment placed at the Afghan National Army (ANA) installation.  Provincial government spokesman, Sunatullah Timoori, said heavy fighting erupted in the area following the attack...

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