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How do Afghanistan forces and Taliban compare?

Taliban now controls about half of Afghanistan’s districts, after lightning pace offensives in the months since foreign troops began their final withdrawal. But analysts and officials say their military victory is far from guaranteed, pointing to the ability and resources of the Afghan defence forces. Here is how the two forces compare.
2 months ago|Kabul, Afghanistan

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Afghanistan: Taliban attack on India-built Salma Dam 'failed' as result of Afghan forces counter

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 4 (ANI): The Afghan forces thwarted the Taliban's attack on India-built Salma Dam in Herat province, said the Afghan government, adding that the terror group has "suffered heavy casualties and fled the area as a result of counter-attacks".

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
Times of India
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How do the Afghan forces and the Taliban compare?

South Asia News: KABUL: The Taliban now control around half of Afghanistan's districts after lightning offensives in the months since foreign troops began their final .

2 months ago|Mumbai, India
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Afghan Forces Stop Taliban Attack On India-Built Salma Dam

The Afghan forces thwarted the Taliban's attack on India-built Salma Dam in Herat province, said the Afghan government, adding that the terror group has "suffered heavy casualties and fled the area as a result of counter-attacks".

2 months ago|New Delhi, India
Hindustan Times
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40 killed in 24 hours as fight between Afghan forces, Taliban intensifies

Heavy clashes are taking place between Afghanistan forces and the Taliban in several Afghan cities following the withdrawal of US and NATO forces from the country. As many as 28 incidents have taken place in the last 24 hours, according to Afghan watchers.

2 months ago|New Delhi, India
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Taliban Bid to Blow up India-Built Dam Foiled in Afghanistan – Video

Emboldened by the withdrawal of the US forces from Afghanistan, the Taliban* has intensified its fight to gain control of key cities and border areas.

2 months ago|Russian Federation
Al Jazeera
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How do Afghanistan forces and Taliban compare?

Analysts and officials say a Taliban victory is far from guaranteed, pointing to the resources of Afghan defence forces.

2 months ago|Qatar
aninews.in
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Afghanistan: Taliban attack on India-built Salma Dam 'failed' as result of Afghan forces counter

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 4 (ANI): The Afghan forces thwarted the Taliban's attack on India-built Salma Dam in Herat province, said the Afghan government, adding that the terror group has "suffered heavy casualties and fled the area as a result of counter-attacks".

2 months ago|
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How do the Afghan forces and the Taliban compare?

* The combat forces available on any given day are likely around 180,000, according to an estimate by Jonathan Schroden of military think tank CNA

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6 of these news sources are bias rated
3 lean RIGHT
L 33%
C 17%
R 50%
NDTV
Hindustan Times
Al Jazeera
Times of India
aninews.in
Sputnik News
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