Emma Graham-Harrison
The Guardian
May 12, 2014

The Taliban began its annual spring offensive following the end of the poppy harvest with a series of attacks on Monday around Afghanistan that killed at least a dozen people.

Credit: isafmedia / Flickr
Credit: isafmedia / Flickr

The violence came as foreign troops speed up their departure, and Afghan forces prepare for a tough summer “fighting season” with little NATO backup.

A thinktank warned that conflict was escalating in much of the country as militants test the army’s strength and try to claim territory.

Read more


NEWSLETTER SIGN UP

Get the latest breaking news & specials from Alex Jones and the Infowars Crew.

Related Articles


Comments