Taliban say they're cancelling their resolution of not harming the @ICRC_af personnel because they've not stood up to their promises about attending the prisoners and have provided no assistance or support to the prisoners on hunger strike in Pul-e-Charkhi prison.
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Afghanistan: Situation in Ghazni. Taliban militants have left the city.
Taliban: All enemy CPs in Lwarha area of Tsamkani district Paktia taken over by Mujahidin and Lwarha bazaa clearedr, multiple gunmen killed/wounded. Tribal elders also held meeting with Mujahidin promising that they will bring out all their relatives and locals from enemy ranks.
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Video allegedly from the streets of Ghazni uploaded on pro Taliban account 4 hours ago
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Resolute Support: Ghazni City remains under Afghan government control. Afghan National Defense and Security Forces continue to conduct clearing operations. These aerial photos from Aug. 12 show Hwy1, Ghazni City center and the Ghazni prison secured by ANDSF.
Defense Ministry spokesman says the Taliban have overrun a military base in northern Afghanistan, killing 17 soldiers.
A Taliban Source Said A Batallion of Taliban Fighters from Helmand has entered Ghazni Province to Support Local Fighters in order to Maintain Presence in Ghazni City.
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Footage just in from Ghazni city shows plumes of black smoke rising in the air as buildings burn while Taliban fighters roam the streets of a clearly battle-weary city. Afghanistan
IEC chief said they will not accept responsibility for any delay regarding the holding of elections after today's widespread protests against the commission. He called on UNAMA to help resolve the crisis
Taliban: Claims by Kabul admin MoI and MoD officials about situatioin in Ghazni are baseless. Siege of remaining enemy inside city has tightened, talks are underway for their surrender. Besieged enemy is imploring Mujahidin to open a way for their retreat.
US Forces Afghanistan's Lt COL Martin O'Donnell: Ghazni City remains under Afghan government controlclearing operations are ongoing and sporadic clashes with the Taliban, particularly outside the city, continue. US conducted 21 strikes over the weekend and two thus far today
Defense minister: Fresh forced deployed to Ghazni lead Army chief and deputy MoI arrived Ghazni city today.
Afghan forces have begun anti-Taliban offensive in Ghazni city from four direction, situation will change in next 24 hours: defense minister
Defense minister confirms Pakistani and Chechen fighters were among the Taliban fighters who attacked Ghazni city.
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Eight Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel have been killed in a Taliban attack in northern Balkh
PD 1 of Ghazni city has been cleared of Taliban fighters, operation ongoing: interior minister #AFG
Ghazni prison is under our control: interior minister AFG
Afghan Minister of Interior rejected All Taliban claims regarding capturing key areas in in Ghazni city.
Barmak rejected all claims made by the Taliban that the group had taken control of key government facilities. He says chief of army staff, an MoI deputy and an NDS deputy are leading the Ghazni operation. Reiterates that Ghazni completely under govt control
Takhar - At least five members of one family were killed, and five others were wounded in a rocket attack in Dasht-e-Qala district of northern Takhar province on Monday, Takhar police officials confirmed, adding that the area is in the control of insurgents. Afghanistan
Ghazni: The large reinforcement convoy en route to Ghazni came under heavy contact last night in Baraki Barak and has pulled back to Camp Shank in Logar. It is therefore unlikely that these reinforcements will arrive in Ghazni today.
Kabul Explosion - the Kabul explosion close to the IEC's offices in Jalalabad Road was a suicide bombing. According to the Kabul police chief's spokesman, one policeman was killed and one wounded when the suicide bomber detonated his explosives close to protestors.
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At least 1 policeman has been killed in a suicide bomb in PD-9 Kabul city, Officials
Taliban controlled over Dihyak district admin, police HQ and bases in Ghazni province, more than 100 commandos killed and disappeared in Ajeristan district. Ghazni battle entered 4th day, the city controlled by Taliban without governor's and NDS compounds.
Taliban: CP by name of Commander Neiki overrun last night in Aliabad area of Chamtal Balkh. 8 gunmen killed, 3 wounded, sizable amount heavy/light weapons seized
Taliban again managed to take control over Ai Khanoum port on the border with Tajikistan and they are attacking Dasht e Qaleh in Takhar Dozens of soldiers killed and wounded
Taliban: 3 CPs overrun in Sar Khom area of Uruzgan capital Tarinkot, 18 hireling gunmen killed, 6 wounded, 10 unit weaponry/other equipment seized
Afghan commandos clear Bazaz, Cinema Road, Moy Mubarak Square areas in Ghazni city of Taliban fighters and push back them 1 kilometer from provincial police HQ, @1TVNewsAF reporter in city says
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Afghanistan @1TVNewsAF reports that Afghan Army special forces began to operate in Ghazni.
Taliban burn down radio and TV station in Ghazi, Afghanistan; radio technician among killed civilians.