AFGHANISTAN: Taliban take Kandahar as UK & US prepare to redeploy Troops
By GEO´ NewsTeam - Gibraltar Additional Reporting Dan Carter in Kandahar

BREAKING The Taliban have captured Afghanistan's second largest city, Kandahar once a Taliban stronghold and a strategically important trade hub. The rebels have also seized seized the nearby city of Lashkar Gah and now control about a third of Afghanistan's provincial capitals displacing thousands of civilians. This is a fluid story, please check back for updates.

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