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ISAF forces have completed the withdrawal from the Korengal Valley in Kunar province as part of "the requirements of the new population-centric counterinsurgency strategy." Coalition and Afghan forces detained an undisclosed number of Taliban and Haqqani Network fighters in Paktia and Ghazni province.
Four policemen and two soldiers were killed in an IED attack in Faryab province. Three women were killed in a Taliban mortar attack in Kapisa. Caolition and Afghan forces killed a Taliban sub-commander and two fighters, and detained six Taliban and Haqqani Network fighters in Khost, Helmand, and Kunduz. The Taliban threatened to kill two kidnapped French journalists.
ISAF troops accidentally killed four Afghan civilians in an escalation of force incident in Kandahar. A suicide assault team was defeated while attacking an intelligence headquarters in Kandahar; two bombers were killed and another was captured. Security forces detained a Haqqani Network IED facilitator and a Taliban IED facilitator and an undisclosed number of fighters during raids in Paktia and Kandahar.