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The US launched strikes to destroy military equipment the Taliban captured from Afghan security forces

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The US military carried out multiple airstrikes against the Taliban this week, in part to destroy military equipment that they captured from the Afghan security forces.
"In the last several days, we have acted, through airstrikes, to support the ANDSF [Afghan national defense and security forces]," Pentagon press secretary John Kirby said Thursday, declining to offer specifics, the AP reported .
Over the past month, the US has conducted roughly half a dozen airstrikes across Afghanistan, the majority of them being carried out by drones. Some of the strikes targeted...
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