NATO aids Afghan army in conflict for Kunduz

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An Afghan helicopter carrying confidence crew arrives during a stage of an operation opposite Taliban insurgents in Kunduz on Sep 30, 2015. PHOTO: AFP

An Afghan helicopter carrying confidence crew arrives during a stage of an operation opposite Taliban insurgents in Kunduz on Sep 30, 2015. PHOTO: AFP

KUNDUZ CITY: 

Nato pronounced on Wednesday that a special army assimilated Afghan infantry in Kunduz to try to pull behind Taliban insurgents who seized a city, detered a counter-offensive and modernized on a airfield to seaside adult their biggest feat in 14 years.

Heavy fighting was underway nearby a northern city’s airport, where supervision army are holed up, highlighting a manly plea a militants poise after their lightning constraint of Kunduz. The Taliban also prisoner a infantry hilltop of Bala Hisar on Wednesday, tightening their hold on Kunduz and withdrawal all though a airfield underneath a control of Afghan forces.

The Taliban’s function – now in a third day – raises discouraging questions about a capabilities of Afghan army as they conflict a militants mostly on their possess after Nato’s fight goal finished final December.

“The Taliban have laid landmines and butt traps around Kunduz, negligence a transformation of convoys of Afghan army reinforcements pushing to a city,” an Afghan confidence central said.

Nato pronounced that a unfamiliar special army had reached Kunduz and US army had conducted 3 atmosphere strikes around a city given Tuesday to support a Afghan troops. The army are comprised of US, British and German troops, a Western infantry source told AFP on condition of anonymity, but naming a number.

Published in The Express Tribune, Oct 1st, 2015.

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