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Afghanistan
Taliban militants blown up by own explosives in Laghman province
2018-09-09
[KhaamaPress] At least three Talibs were blown up by own explosives in eastern Laghman
...It has a population of about 445,600, which is multi-ethnic and mostly a rural society. During the invasions of Alexander the Great, the area was known as Lampaka, wich is apparently Olde Macedonian for Laghman.The city of Mihtarlam serves as the bucolic capital of the province. The population is half Pashtun, the remainder Tadjik and Pashai. It had a repution for great wealth until it was conquered in the tenth century by Abu Mansur Sabuktigin.
He conquered it and set fire to the places in its vicinity which were inhabited by infidels, and demolishing the idol-temples, he established Islam in them, He marched and captured other cities and killed the polluted wretches, destroying the idolatrous and gratifying the Musulmans. After wounding and killing beyond all measure, his hands and those of his friends became cold in counting the value of the plundered property.
After that it was mostly notable for the production of dirt, rocks, and holy men.

province of Afghanistan, the Afghan Military said.

According to 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan Military in the East, three Talibs were killed while planting an improvised bomb in Gardi Salaw area of Alisheng district.

The source further added that the murderous Moslems were killed after the improvised bomb went off prematurely.

Taliban
...Arabic for students...
and other murderous Moslems often use IED as the weapon of their choice to target the security forces and government but in majority of such attacks ordinary civilians are targeted, besides such attacks often claims the lives of the murderous Moslems as well.

The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) in its latest report stated that 1,692 non-combatants were killed in the first six months of 2018.

According to UNAMA, the use of improvised bombs (IEDs) in attacks by Anti-Government Elements remained the leading cause of civilian casualties.

"The combined use of suicide and non-suicide IEDs caused nearly half of all civilian casualties. Continuing trends first documented last year by UNAMA, the majority of IED casualties were caused by suicide and complex attacks, which again were responsible for record high civilian casualties, resulting in 1,413 civilian casualties (427 deaths and 986 injured), a 22 per cent increase," UNAMA said.
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Posted by: Zenobia Floger6220   2018-09-09 16:37  

#3  From desert, sierra, and Andes,
Cathedrals still echo on Sundays
To tsunamis of prayer
For a straight-shooting player...
And the soul of Roberto Hernandez.

Seriously, I loved that dude, though I never watched him until his dotage. If he's turned out to be a perv or something... for once, I don't want to know.
Posted by: Zenobia Floger6220   2018-09-09 16:36  

#2  Dominating the Field!
Posted by: newc   2018-09-09 02:23  

#1  "Own Gooooooaaaallllll!"
Posted by: Frank G   2018-09-09 00:12  

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