ISAF confirmed it killed Sakhr al Taifi, a Saudi who served as al Qaeda's second in command in Afghanistan, in Sunday's airstrike in Kunar. The Taliban killed four policemen and a former Taliban commander who had become a police chief in Baghlan, and five soldiers in separate attacks. Two Taliban fighters were killed when their car exploded in Nangarhar.
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