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US Troops Prepare for Afghan Spring Offensivei
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May 02, 2013 6:33 PM
US and allied forces in Afghanistan are preparing for stepped-up attacks after Taliban insurgents this week declared the start of their annual spring fighting season. VOA Pentagon correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.

US Troops Prepare for Afghan Spring Offensive

Published May 02, 2013

US and allied forces in Afghanistan are preparing for stepped-up attacks after Taliban insurgents this week declared the start of their annual spring fighting season. VOA Pentagon correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.


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