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Afghan special forces raid frees 60 prisoners from Taliban | Reuters

Afghan special forces raid frees 60 prisoners from Taliban | Reuters

Afghan special forces have freed more than 60 prisoners held by the Taliban in a house in the southern province of Helmand, officials said on Friday.

During months of fighting, the Taliban have seized control of large parts of Helmand and driven government forces from several districts.

In a nighttime helicopter raid, counter-terrorism operators and special forces based in the neighbouring province of Kandahar…

Source: Afghan special forces raid frees 60 prisoners from Taliban | Reuters