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Joint Forces Target Taliban Leaders - List of 23 "Key Insurgents" Killed Nov-Dec

US, Afghan forces target insurgent leaders in the East
By Bill RoggioJanuary 6, 2010 3:36 PM

In an effort to dismantle the terror networks, Afghan and US forces have killed or detained 23 senior and mid-level Taliban, Haqqani Network, and al Qaeda leaders in eastern Afghanistan since late last year.

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The joint forces killed or captured "23 key insurgents ... known for leading the planning and undertaking of deadly attacks directed towards Afghan citizens, Afghan government officials, ANSF and Coalition forces, as well facilitating the trafficking of fighters, weapons, explosives and money to support their terrorist activities," according to information released by the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), the NATO command in Afghanistan. The insurgent leaders were reported to have been killed or captured between Nov. 16, 2009, and Dec. 25, 2
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Added: Jan-7-2010 Occurred On: Jan-7-2010
By: marinemom
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Afghanistan, Middle East
Tags: afghanistan, taliban
Location: Kabul, Kabol, Afghanistan (load item map)
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  • RIH

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  • Rest In Pieces

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  • sick and tired of only hearing about nato deaths in afghanistan. Thats why people are against the war so much, the papers should start printing taliban dead aswell so people will realise we are actually winning

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  • More dead muzzlumm shitbags?

    GREAT NEWS!

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  • Those are two great photos. Was the one of the soldiers standing with the US flag and mountains in the background taken by the Army or by a combat journalist?

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    • I don't know who took the picture. I read somewhere that these targeted operations were being carried out by U.S. Special Forces, so I googled "navy seals photos", found it and added it.

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  • IED mastermind IED facilitator IED enabler IED test dummy IED taster IED hole digger IED mule.

    Wow so you mean its safe to join the army now and not get blown up by IED tactics.

    I knew Princess Diana's wonderland would come true one day. Im off to sign up this very day now. Will be back home in time for crumpets with a bank account full of dosh and my Scout leader arm badge for heroicly saving a bunch of useless as farmers from destroying key infastructure they call SAND WORMS.


    Ze spice!, ee More..

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  • would u want a foreign army in ur backyard?

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    • If i were a tribesman who only wants to raise a family and have a good life i would. the terrorist meddle and kill people in other countries before america invaded. you forget they have been killing for decades. they deserve everything they get. KILL THEM ALL

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  • everyone that's in the way of U.S. foreign intrests ( oil) is named a terrorist.

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  • Bill Roggio is on the US DoD 'bloggers round table'. This article is a US Military psyop. The LongWarJournal is the counter to http://www.alemarah.info/english/

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  • Is Santa Clause on that list too? ...He does have a beard after all

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    • No, but ISAF did killed a Muslim terrorist calling him Prophet Muhammed.

      23 less Muslim criminal leaders on Earth.

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    • Maybe your getting your name over your head a little bit there ISUK are a bunch of weenies most of them German,Swedish,Dutch,ect same status as ANA.

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    • You forget all the kids you tramps brainwash... they dont have beards. Instead of martyring themselves for a cause that only hurts themselves, others and family. They should be playing and helping their family.

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    • Dude believing in santa clause is just as stupid as you believing in allah.
      Good news by the way

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    • Is your mothers named Tramp? No sorry that's your ugly Queens name is that evil old cunt still alive? Why did they have to Kill Princess Diana? because your women loves us and I never brainwash kids I handle my own business

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