TITLE

THE KUNDUZ KNOCKOUT

AUTHOR(S)
GIDDA, MIRREN
PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
Newsweek Global;10/23/2015, Vol. 165 Issue 15, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the insurgent group Taliban's seizure of the city of Kunduz in northern Afghanistan on September 28, 2015. Topics covered include the Taliban's advancement toward the city of Taloqan, figures from the Afghanistan Analysts Network showing the annual increase of the Taliban's scope of territory, and how the group has started to target urban spaces. Also mentioned are districts held by the Taliban in Badakshan province and its presence in geopolitically important areas.
ACCESSION #
110452424

 

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