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Troop immunity likely to be focus of US, Afghanistan deal

Presence of Taliban sanctuaries in Afghanistan beyond explanation: Rehman

Security forces killed 12 Taliban fighters in Uruzgan; the Taliban denied the report. The Taliban killed two ISAF soldiers in the east.

Afghan MOD Dismisses Pakistan's Insistence on Afghan-grown Insurgency

Pakistan's Fazlullah re-emerges as a security threat

TTP admits to having safe haven in Afghanistan

Gen Allen-Gen Kayani meeting: Washington offers joint offensive against TTP

Afghan officials said that 71 Taliban fighters and five policemen were killed during fighting throughout the country. A separate report claimed that 10 policemen were killed in Helmand, Herat, and Kunduz.

HIA, Taliban, peace council meet in Japan

Afghanistan Threatens Action Over Shelling in Kunar

Taliban approve of Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood's presidential victory

Russian heartland fears NATO transit

US for increased Pak-Afghan cooperation against cross-border terrorism -

Afghans flee shelling from Pakistan: officials, witnesses

US drone strike kills 5 'militants' in North Waziristan

The strike took place in the Shawal Valley, a known haven for al Qaeda and the Taliban.

ISAF airstrike kills 'insurgent leader' linked to al Qaeda, Taliban

Musa supported both al Qaeda and the Taliban in the Waygal district in Nuristan. The airstrike also killed "numerous other insurgents."

Afghanistan Insurgents Step Up Attacks, Coalition Says

US Sent Afghanistan Surge Troops 'To Wrong Province', Book Claims

Another 'good Taliban' commander ends polio vaccinations

Mullah Nazir said the vaccination program is being used by the US to gather intelligence and conduct drone strikes in the tribal areas. He follows Hafiz Gul Bahadar, who shut down the program in North Waziristan two weeks ago.

Six policemen and five Taliban fighters were killed during clashes in Uruzgan. ISAF killed five Taliban commanders in an airstrike in Nuristan. The Taliban killed an ISAF soldier in the west. The Taliban again poisoned more than 100 schoolgirls in Sar-i-Pul.