Hirunews Logo
Afghan+forces+claim+control+of+Kunduz+city
Thursday, 01 October 2015 - 18:42
Afghan forces claim control of Kunduz city
14

Shares
1,691

Views
Afghan officials say they have regained control of key areas of the northern city of Kunduz from the Taliban.

An operation launched overnight saw forces recapture government landmarks and inflict heavy casualties on the militants.

But the Taliban has insisted it still controls large parts of the city.

The city's capture on Monday by the militant group was a huge blow to President Ashraf Ghani, coming on the first anniversary of his taking power.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
562 Views
96 Views
1,758 Views
39,162 Views
2,563 Views
40,557 Views
Top