Saturday, February 27, 2010

80% of Marjah Taken by U.S., Allied, and Afghan Troops

Marjah, a Taliban stronghold that served as a logisitics and supply center, has been taken by U.S., NATO, and Afghan forces.  At this point the government forces and their allies control over 80% of the town of 80,000 citizens.  Read more in "Afghan government takes control of Marjah from Taliban", USA Today, February 25, 2010.

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