17 May '18, 12pm

Taliban's 2018 offensive encompasses all regions of Afghanistan | FDD's Long War Journal

The Taliban’s 2018 offensive, which it calls Al Khandaq Jihadi operations , has targeted Afghan government forces in nearly all of Afghanistan’s 34 provinces. While Afghan security forces appear to be focusing on Taliban forces in the southern provinces of Helmand and Kandahar – the birthplace of the Taliban and its traditional strongholds – the jihadist group is effectively counterattacking in the other regions of Afghanistan.

Full article: https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2018/05/talibans-...

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