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US-Afghan base attacked in east of country, fighting ongoing

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Daily Caller

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban suicide bombers attacked a joint U.S.-Afghan air base in eastern Afghanistan early Sunday, detonating explosives at the gate and sparking a gunbattle that lasted at least two hours with American helicopters firing down on the militants.

The attackers and at least five Afghans were killed, officials said. Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid claimed responsibility for the assault.

It was the largest attack on the Jalalabad air base since February, when a suicide car bombing at the gate triggered an explosion that killed nine Afghans, six of them civilians

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  1. I Luv Bacon

    December 2nd, 2012

    I bet sombody is gonna lose a few stripes for shooting back.

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  2. alan in allentown

    December 2nd, 2012

    could it be more clear the level of commie infiltration into what used to be the greatest military in the whole world!?!?

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  3. CrustyB

    December 2nd, 2012

    Our military should pull out of Afghanistan. These savages don’t deserve the sacfrifices of our fighting men and neither does modern America.

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  4. Nutjob

    December 2nd, 2012

    Wonder how these terrorists fell off of the wagon?

    I thought they loved us now because of our great leaders foreign policies.

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  5. Mr.Pinko

    December 2nd, 2012

    Susan Rice should go on today’s Sunday shows and explain the outburst was over the new James Bond movie.

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  6. Nutjob

    December 2nd, 2012

    I heard its because of Bush, these assholes are just like the left, you can’t negotiate and argue with the redundant stupidity.

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