TITLE

U.S. on alert after Taliban claims its suicide bomber force numbers 2,100

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Geo-Strategy Direct;8/9/2006, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. is on alert after Taliban claims its suicide bomber force numbering 2,100 are ready to carry out attacks against U.S. and allied forces and the Afghanistan government. Mullah Dadullah told Radio Tehran on July 27, 2006 in Quetta that its list of potential killers is growing. Dadullah said that the training of the suicide bombers was in the final stages, and that the number of suicide attacks in Afghanistan would increase beginning in August 2006.
ACCESSION #
21934818

 

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