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Afghan and Coalition forces killed 17 Taliban fighters in Laghman, Wardak, and Kandahar provinces and detained four Taliban fighters in Kandahar and Ghazni provinces. Afghan forces killed two Haqqani Network fighters in Paktika. The Taliban killed one US soldier in the South.
Coalition and Afghan forces killed three Taliban fighters in Helmand and another in Laghman. Security forces also detained two Taliban shadow district leaders in Jauzjan and a senior Taliban facilitator and several fighters in Logar.
US Marines backed by Afghan troops killed four Taliban fighters and located 300 mines in an ongoing offensive in Naw Zad. Afghan and Coalition forces detained several Taliban fighters in Kandahar. The Taliban killed a tribal leader in Zabul. NATO pledged an additional 7,000 troops.
President Karzai said he is willing to talk with Mullah Omar. Afghan and Coalition forces detained 17 Taliban and Haqqani Network fighters in Wardak and Khost provinces. Italy plans to send an additional 1,000 troops in late 2010.