posted on Jun, 22 2005 @ 09:21 AM
Score 32 for the good guys.
"KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Hundreds of Afghan police backed by U.S. air strikes retook control on Tuesday of a district capital in
southwestern Afghanistan that was overrun by the Taliban, killing 32 guerrillas, police said.
Last week, the guerrillas seized Mian Nishin, capital of the district of the same name in Kandahar province, capturing 30 police officers and a
district chief. They executed eight policemen before announcing the release of the other 23 people.
About 400 police took part in the operation to force the guerrillas out of Mian Nishin, said deputy provincial police chief Salim Khan..."
Need more news like this.