Kabul siege ends after Afghan soldiers storm tower block
Afghan soldiers have stormed a half-built tower block after heavy dawn fighting and killed six Taliban fighters, ending a brazen assault which heralded the start of their spring offensive.
April 16, 2012
(THE TELEGRAPH) Kabul -Afghan commandos fought floor-by-floor through the building which the militants had seized as a base to launch rocket and machine gun attacks into nearby diplomatic missions including the British embassy.
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