Afghan and Coalition security forces killed 12 Taliban fighters and Haqqani Network operatives, and detained five more during operations in Uruzgan, Kandahar, and Khost provinces. A suicide bomber killed a policeman and a civilian in Nimroz province. President Karzai backed off from a plan to hold elections in April.
The ANSF Order of Battle
A breakdown of the structure and units in the Afghan National Security Forces.
The Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan
A look at the Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan's top leaders.
The Quetta Shura
A look at the Afghan Taliban's top leaders, military councils, and committees.