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Insurgent Bombings Rise as U.S. Eases off the Taliban

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Foreign Policy blog, 14 August 2015

In this otherwise awful piece, basically demanding – after the wave of Taleban attacks in Kabul – the US resumes its earlier (but unsuccessful) targeted killing programme against the Taleban, AANÄs Kate Clark is quoted – on the fact that also a US special forces member was killed in one of those attacks:

“They managed to kill a special operations force serviceman in active combat,” said Kate Clark, the country director for the Afghanistan Analysts Network. “That’s really difficult to do in Afghanistan.”