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Taliban and Afghan forces clash near US jet crash site

Mid-Day Wednesday, 29 January 2020
*Ghazni:* Coalition forces flew sorties over the site of a crashed US military jet in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, hours after Afghan security forces trying to reach the charred wreckage clashed with Taliban insurgents.

The Bombardier E-11A — used for military communications went down in Taliban-controlled territory on...
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News video: Taliban repel Afghan effort to reach U.S. military jet crash

Taliban repel Afghan effort to reach U.S. military jet crash 01:18

Afghan forces and Taliban fighters clashed in a central region where a U.S. military aircraft crashed, officials said on Tuesday, as the government tried to reach the wreckage site in a Taliban stronghold. Ciara Lee reports

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