A Taliban attack in central Afghanistan on Monday killed scores of security personnel, officials said, with some estimates putting the death toll at more than 100, amid government silence about one of the most deadly insurgent attacks in months.
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The casualties from today’s attack in Maidan Wardak are a stark reminder of the sacrifice the #Afghan security and defence forces make for their country. Our thoughts are with those affected. #Afghanistan needs #peace.— UK in Afghanistan (@UKinAfghanistan) January 21, 2019