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British forces attack Taliban stronghold in central Helmand




Haqqani network may be linked to Kabul suicide attack: officials




Suicide assault team kills 5 people in attack on UN office in Kandahar

A four-man suicide assault team hit the United Nations Refugee Agency in Kandahar city. The attack is the second of its kind in the city in five days.


Afghan insurgency: A lethal legion




Taliban Hit Shows Grim Skill




Pakistan dismisses BBC claims on supporting Taliban




Haqqani Network Sends Message With Kabul Attacks




US drones kill 6 'militants' in al Qaeda hub of Datta Khel

predator-uav.jpgThe attack in North Waziristan is the fourth in Pakistan's tribal areas in five days.


Pakistani wolf to guard Afghan henhouse




US troops to begin leaving Kandahar




Suicide bomber kills 17 in Kabul, including 5 ISAF troops

A suicide bomber flipped an up-armored Rhino in the capital; the Taliban claimed credit for the attack. Three Australian soldiers were killed in Kandahar, and a female suicide bomber attacked Afghan intelligence officials in Kunar.


'Safe havens in Pakistan remain the insurgency's greatest enabler': DoD report




In Pakistan, a militant deal sours




Afghans face greater test with second handovers




US Predator strike kills 13 Pakistani Taliban fighters in South Waziristan

Taj Gul Mehsud, a deputy of Hakeemullah Mehsud, may have been killed in a previously unreported strike on Oct. 26 in South Waziristan.


2 senior al Qaeda leaders killed in recent drone strikes in Pakistan

Abu Miqdad al Masri and Abd al Rahman al Yemeni both were involved in al Qaeda's external operations. Al Masri was also a member of al Qaeda's Shura Majlis.


Pakistan allows insurgent fire on US troops: general




Taliban praise dead Pakistani political leader




Clinton wants Mulla Omar in peace talks




US Predators kill 6 'militants' in North Waziristan strike

The strike took place in the same village in the Mir Ali area where a senior al Qaeda leader was killed six weeks ago.