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Dozens of Afghan Troops Surrender to Taliban in Helmand | RealClearDefense

Dozens of Afghan Troops Surrender to Taliban in Helmand | RealClearDefense

Sixty-five Afghan soldiers and several of their officers laid down their weapons two days ago and surrendered to the Taliban in the embattled district of Sangin in the southern province of Helmand. Some reports suggested that the Afghan troops defected to the Taliban, but the jihadist group has indicated that the troops merely laid down their arms.

Source: Dozens of Afghan Troops Surrender to Taliban in Helmand | RealClearDefense