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Afghan Taliban kill 19 soldiers, suspend prisoner swap attempt

By Reuters | Sun, 23 Feb 2014 12:46 PM
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* Taliban claim attack on soldiers in eastern Kunar province

* Six soldiers missing after predawn assault

* Talian suspends efforts to arrange exchange of prisoners (Updates death toll)

By Mohammed Anwar

ASADABAD, Afghanistan, Feb 23 (Reuters) - The Afghan Taliban killed 21 soldiers in an assault on Sunday in a remote mountainous region, the Afghan government said, and six soldiers were...

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