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Afghanistan uprising against the Taliban

Many Afghans seethed under the Taliban's brutal eight-year domination of Panjwayi district in Kandahar province in southern Afghanistan. Their sudden defiance has helped embolden Afghan security forces who themselves have long been intimidated by the insurgents.
Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times
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