Fierce fighting in Afghan valley

US and Afghan forces face tough resistance as they launch new raids against Taliban.

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    US and Afghan soldiers have launched a series of raids against the Taliban in the Arghandab Valley in southeastern Afghanistan.

    With the American soldiers being ill-prepared for the kind of war the Taliban is fighting, attempts to defeat the enemy have not yet been successful.

    Al Jazeera's Clayton Swisher reports from southern Afghanistan.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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