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Afghanistan fighting shows no sign of ending

Video Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO - Duration: 02:37s - Published
Afghanistan fighting shows no sign of ending

Afghanistan fighting shows no sign of ending

While the world awaits progress in the peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban, heavy violence continues in the country.


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