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Afghan Resistance, in Startling Report, Says It Liberated Districts in North Panjshir Region

If true, the report would mark an important moment at the start of what is called the fighting season in Afghanistan and suggest that a startling and more spirited fight than previously reported is under way in the country.

Militiamen in northeastern Afghanistan in 2021. They were loyal to Ahmad Massoud, son of the late Ahmad Shah Massoud. AP/Jalaluddin Sekandar

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JOHN BENNETT

Friday, May 6, 2022

09:20:30 pm

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JOHN BENNETT

Mr. Bennett is the Telegraph Editor of the New York Sun. In addition to the Sun, his writing has previously appeared in publications including the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, the Boston Globe, and First Things.

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