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VIDEO: Taliban capture military dog, make hostage video with tail-wagging prisoner

Ernesto Londono, The Washington Post
Feb 7 2014 - 10:22am

In the annals of prisoner-of-war videos, this seems to be a first. A slightly befuddled Belgian Malinois appears on a tight leash, surrounded by heavily armed, bearded men boasting of their battlefield loot.

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Attack on Kabul restaurant leaves at least 21 dead, including 2 Americans

The Washington Post
Jan 18 2014 - 12:21pm

KABUL, Afghanistan -- At least 21 people, including two Americans, were killed Friday evening in a commando-style attack by Taliban insurgents on a popular Lebanese restaurant in the Afghan capital, local officials said Saturday.

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VIDEO: Taliban capture military dog, make hostage video with tail-wagging prisoner

Ernesto Londono, The Washington Post
Feb 7 2014 - 10:22am

In the annals of prisoner-of-war videos, this seems to be a first. A slightly befuddled Belgian Malinois appears on a tight leash, surrounded by heavily armed, bearded men boasting of their battlefield loot.

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VIDEO: Taliban capture military dog, make hostage video with tail-wagging prisoner

Ernesto Londono, The Washington Post
Feb 7 2014 - 10:22am

In the annals of prisoner-of-war videos, this seems to be a first. A slightly befuddled Belgian Malinois appears on a tight leash, surrounded by heavily armed, bearded men boasting of their battlefield loot.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Feb 7 2014 - 11:56am


GALLERY: Fuel tankers catch fire in Kabul, Afghanistan

An Afghan policeman runs in front of a burning fuel tankers in the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011. Police said around five fuel tankers carrying fuel for NATO and U.S. forces in Afghanistan caught fire inside a depot in Kabul. No casualties were reported, and it was not immediately clear what caused the fire.( AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

The Associated Press
Aug 4 2011 - 11:36am

Militants in Afghanistan attacked tankers bringing fuel to NATO and U.S. forces in Afghanistan on Thursday August 4, 2011, damaging three fuel tankers but there was no casualties, police said.

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