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Afghan forces free 59 prisoners from Taliban jail in south | Reuters

Afghan forces free 59 prisoners from Taliban jail in south | Reuters

Afghan special forces freed 59 prisoners from a Taliban jail in Helmand, officials said on Saturday, as government troops redouble their efforts to drive back the insurgents who have seized large parts of the volatile southern province.Islamist militants have launched a series of attacks in the capital, Kabul, in recent weeks and a tough fight is underway in key districts…

Source: Afghan forces free 59 prisoners from Taliban jail in south | Reuters