The Taliban kidnapped 140 day laborers in Farah province and killed six civilians in an IED attack in Uruzgan province. Coalition forces killed one member of the Haqqani Network and captured seven in Khost province. France will increase the number of troops in Afghanistan.

Bill Roggio is a Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies and the Editor of FDD's Long War Journal.

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