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The Taliban killed two ISAF soldiers in IED attacks in southern Afghanistan. A civilian helicopter transporting ISAF troops made an emergency landing in Kunduz after taking small-arms fire from the Taliban. Coalition and Afghan forces killed a Taliban fighter and detained a sub-commander and an undisclosed number of fighters in Kandahar and Helmand.
The Taliban appointed Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansur and former Gitmo detainee Mullah Abdul Qayum Zakir to replace Mullah Baradar as the leaders of the Quetta Shura. Coalition and Afghan forces detained a Taliban IED facilitator and an undisclosed number of Taliban and Haqqani Network fighters in Helmand and Khost. A Turkish helicopter crash-landed in Wardak province; two Turkish soldiers were wounded.
Hekmatyar sent a delegation to Kabul to conduct talks with President Karzai. Forty Taliban fighters and seven police were killed in a clash in Musa Qala. Two Taliban IED cell members were killed in a premature detonation. The Taliban killed two ISAF troops.