Residents flee as Afghan army pushes back against Tailban insurgents • FRANCE 24 English

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Families fled their homes Wednesday as the Afghan army launched a counterattack against the Taliban in a key southern city, with the insurgents stepping up their offensive to capture major urban centres.

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