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Mass jailbreak in Afghanistan, at least 24 die in Islamic State attack

08 August, 2020 10:32 am 10:32 am

JALALABAD (Reuters) – A gunbattle between Islamic State fighters and Afghan security forces raged at a prison in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Monday, with at least 24 people killed after the militants’ overnight assault led to a mass jailbreak. The attack began on Sunday evening with car bomb detonated at the entrance to … Read More