Operation launched against Taliban in N Afghan province, aircraft pound Taliban positions (2)

14:29, April 11, 2010      

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Troops from Afghan army, Afghan police and soldiers of NATO-led troops are involved in the operation but could not say the exact figures of the troops attending the battle.

Currently, he added the operation covers several villages where Taliban militants are active.

He also stressed that it is a Marja-like operation that led to strengthening government control in Marja district of the southern Helmand province in mid February.

Chardara has been regarded as the main hub of Taliban fighters in Kunduz and surrounding Northern provinces of Afghanistan.

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(Editor:梁军)

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