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The Taliban vowed to attack voting centers during the Nov. 7 presidential runoff election. Afghan and Coalition security forces killed 12 Taliban fighters in Kandahar and detained several more in Wardak. The Taliban killed two Coalition soldiers in an IED attack and another during a firefight in southern Afghanistan. Afghan officials said Coalition forces accidentally killed four civilians in Kandahar.
The Netherlands and Denmark said they would not send additional troops to Afghanistan until a decision is made by the US. British troops killed and wounded several Taliban fighters after a helicopter crash in Helmand. Afghan and Coalition forces killed and captured several Taliban fighters during operations in Wardak and Helmand provinces. One Taliban fighter and one policeman were killed during an IED blast in Helmand.
Two Taliban fighters were killed and three policemen were wounded during a clash in Kunduz province. Police detained two Taliban commanders and nine fighters in Baghlan. Afghan and Coalition forces detained more than a dozen Haqqani Network fighters in Khost and Paktia provinces. The Taliban killed a US soldier in an IED attack in southern Afghanistan.
Presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah ruled out forming a coalition government with Karzai and has called for a runoff election. Three Taliban fighters were killed during clashes with Afghan forces in Paktika province. A US soldier was killed in an IED attack in southern Afghanistan.