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Hundreds of prisoners flee before Afghan forces end Islamic State jail siege

Aug 03 2020

JALALABAD, Afghanistan Afghan security forces on Monday killed at least 10 Islamic State fighters who had taken control of a prison in the eastern city of Jalalabad, ending a siege in which hundreds of prisoners escaped. | Video

Few clues on casualties at site of huge U.S. bomb in Afghanistan

Apr 25 2017

ACHIN DISTRICT, Afghanistan The remote site in eastern Afghanistan where the U.S. military dropped its largest non-nuclear bomb ever deployed in combat earlier this month bears signs of the weapon's power, but little evidence of how much material and human damage it inflicted.

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