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Treasury targets Iran's 'secret deal' with al Qaeda

Atiyah_Rahman.jpgThe US Treasury Department designated six al Qaeda members who work for a terror network based in Iran. One of the six leaders designated today was identified as al Qaeda's "operations chief" earlier this month; he was also reported to be involved in plotting an attack set to coincide with the tenth anniversary of 9/11.

Pakistan torturing Balochistan activists, report says

Suicide assault team kills 19 in Uruzgan

A six-man suicide assault team hit the government center in Tarin Kot as well as the home of a key power broker in the southern Afghan province.

A Taliban suicide bomber assassinated the mayor of Kandahar City. Security forces killed and captured several Taliban, HIG, and Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan leaders and fighters in Kandahar, Helmand, Zabul, Ghazni, Wardak, Kunduz, and Jawzjan.

Mayor of Kandahar assassinated

Khost cache

Afghanistan - Concerns over Rise in Arms Smuggling From Pakistan

Rare glimpse into US special operations forces in Afghanistan

Taliban suicide bomber assassinates mayor of Kandahar

Mayor Hamidi, the fourth senior official in the south to be assassinated this month, was killed in a hallway near his office. The suicide bomber hid the explosives in his turban.

Al-Qaeda in Iraq looks for fundraising ideas

Taliban Must Renounce Violence after Transition: Karzai

Haqqani Network behind Majority of Insurgent Attacks: Afghan National Directorate of Security

Twenty-two Taliban fighters and two policemen were killed during fighting in Helmand. The Taliban killed two boys in an IED attack in Helmand and shot down a US helicopter in Kunar. Security forces killed and captured several Taliban leaders and fighters in Kandahar, Helmand, Paktika, Laghman, and Jawzjan.

Taliban shoot down US helicopter in Kunar

Chinook-FOB-Joyce.jpgThe Chinook was shot down just outside an Afghan base. No US soldiers were killed. The Taliban claimed two of its fighters were killed while shooting down the helo with RPGs.

Afghanistan disputes US audit report on aid money

Iran: Leaders clash on arming foreign militants, 'trading drugs for arms'

Envoy Says US Will Start Afghan Pullout, Slowly

Afghan leader: security forces must meet challenge

Afghan women opposed by former allies

Tribes Watch and Wait After Karzai Brother's Killing