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On Pakistan's frontline
Pakistani military makes inroad into Taliban strongholds near Afghan border.
Last Modified: 08 Nov 2009 09:35 GMT

For two weeks, the Pakistani military has been waging a battle against Taliban fighters and their strongholds near the Afghan border.

Part of the offensive is taking place in Sherwangi in South Waziristan.

Al Jazeera's Imran Khan spent the day embedded with the Pakistani military and sent this report.

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Al Jazeera
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