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    Afghan National Directorate of Security (NDS) forces scored a major coup on March 12, breaking up a suspected Haqqani Network terror cell that was hours away from detonating a 7,800-kilogram truck bomb against an unspecified military installation in Kabul.
    Elite NDS commandos conducted a night raid on March 12 against a suspected Haqqani safe house in the Al Walkhil village in Kabul's 16th District, and killed five suspected militants and captured two others, according to TOLOnews. Among the weapons and ammunition seized by Afghan forces was a large flatbed truck filled with 7,800 kilograms of explosives consisting of potassium chloride, ammonium nitrate, and an unknown substance -- a bomb powerful enough to have wrought destruction within a 1,500-meter radius (nearly one mile), according to NDS spokesman Shafiqullah Taheri.
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    Good work by the Afghans.

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    “With ISI support, Haqqani operatives planned and conducted that truck bomb attack, as well as the assault on our embassy,” Admiral Mullen said in a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “We also have credible evidence that they were behind the June 28th attack against the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul and a host of other smaller but effective operations.” In short, he said, “the Haqqani network acts as a veritable arm of Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence agency.”

    So what did our allies, the Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence agency, want to attack this time?

    By the way we should stop calling it the Haqqani network and instead call it the
    Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence agency.

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    Good job to those involved.

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    Well done NDS!

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    Great story good news for once from afghanzona

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    Propaganda to milk more money out of the Americans

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    Quote Originally Posted by BudW View Post
    Propaganda to milk more money out of the Americans
    Not realy funny.

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